Portugal visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Portugal

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Portuguese Visa.


  • Passport with a validity of at least 3 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Duly completed visa application form signed by the applicant.
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of steady and continuous flow of funds.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of civil status.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Travel itinerary.

Portugal Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Portugal


Portugal is a great destination for tourists. The country is located on the Atlantic Ocean and this has really had a great influence on the culture of the people in the country. There are a lot of beautiful beaches and islands in the country as a result of the location of the country. The oceanarium is a top choice of tourists. The oceanarium gives tourists a little feel of the life of sea animals in the ocean. Other top destination includes; Furnas lake, Matosinhos beach, and the Museu Calouste Gulbenkian just to mention a few.

Portugal is a prime destination among tourists and this is reflected in the number of foreign visits the country gets yearly. Over 60 million people visited Portugal in the year 2016 and that figure went up by 12 percent the following year.

Portugal is the fourth most peaceful country in the world and is the country with the second-best road network.

Types of Portugal Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 15 days 90 days
Business visa 15 days 90 days
Medical visa 15 days 90 days
Student visa 15 days More than 90 days
Transit visa 15 days 24 hours

General Requirements for Portugal Visa


  • Passport with a validity of at least 3 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Duly completed visa application form signed by the applicant.
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of steady and continuous flow of funds.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of civil status.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Travel itinerary.

Portugal Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Medical visa

60.00 (EUR)

Student visa

75.00 (EUR)

Transit visa

60.00 (EUR)

Portugal Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Plot 3655, Orinoco Crescent (off River Kubani Street, off Nile Street), Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria.

https://www.portaldascomunidades.mne.pt

abuja@mne.pt

+234 903 780 8670, +234 703 117 0761

Lagos

Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way, Opposite Treasure Garden Estate, Third Roundabout, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria.

https://www.vfsglobal.com/portugal/nigeria/

info.ptng@vfshelpline.com

+234 815 018 8800

Frequently Asked Questions


Do I need a visa to enter a Schengen state??

Yes, all Nigerians require a visa to enter a Schengen state.


Which documents do I need to provide when submitting my visa application??
The required documents to be provided during the visa application have been stated in the general requirement section of this article.

My passport expires in two months, can I apply for a visa??

In principle, your passport should have a validity of at least three months when applying for a visa but the consulate may make exceptions in emergency cases.


My visa has been issued by country, foe example, the Consulate of country X. Could I use this visa to make a trip to other Schengen States??

Yes, you can. According to the Schengen rules, the Schengen visa is valid for all countries in the Schengen area.


How much does it cost to apply for a visa??

The general fee for a Schengen visa is €60.


Good evening great team, Please,i humbly request for the list of actual documents required to apply for student visa. And how long does it take to be issued after successful application? Than you in good anticipation.?

Are there any visa requirements for a cameroonian refugee to apply for a Portuguese visa??

If no Then how long will it take for my visa to be ready. And do I as a refugee require a bank statement of account?.?

Do I need to pay my flight immediately or its after my visa is out. And how much do I really have to pay for my visa fee as a refugee in Nigeria.?

My son is below three years does he require to pay a Portuguese visa fee and how much can his flight to Portugal cost or is it free for him.?

When is best to travel to Portugal for visiting?

i want to appy for Portugal Visa how do i go about it. thanks?