Information for Foreigners
This section provides detailed information necessary for foreigners who want to visit Spain.
  • Entry Requirements
    This section describes the different requirements currently in force for entering Spanish territory.
  • Airport Transit Visas
    These visas entitle their holders to pass through the international transit zone in a Spanish airport.
     
    The procedures and conditions for issuing these visas are included in Regulation (EC) No. 810/2009 establishing a Community Code on Visas (Visa Code)
  • Schengen Visas

    This visa allows stays in the Schengen Area of up to 90 days (within any period of 180 days) for the purpose of tourism, business, family visits, medical treatment, studies, placements in companies or volunteer activities with a duration of less than 3 months, or for other unremunerated activities. It also allows transit across the territory and within an airport.

    The procedures and conditions for issuing these visas are included in Regulation (EC) No. 810/2009 establishing a Community Code on Visas (Visa Code)

  • Long Term Visas
    These visas entitle their holders to reside, work, study or research in Spain.
  • Foreigners' Identity Number (N.I.E.)
    Foreigners having an economic, professional or social connection with Spain may apply personally for an N.I.E.

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  • 05 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * RT @FundConEspEEUU: 🇺🇸🎆 #Happy4thofJuly to all our American friends! https://t.co/g71sFjyhBP
  • 04 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * RT @ArchivosEst: Españoles en la Independencia de Estados Unidos🇺🇸 📌Bernardo de Gálvez (1746-1786) #PARES👉https://t.co/Ssfm3PqITV Durante…
  • 04 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * RT @EjercitoTierra: Hoy #4thofJuly2020 muchas felicidades @USArmy en el #IndependenceDay ¡Happy 4th of July! #WeAreNATO 🇺🇸 🇪🇸 #StrongerToge…
  • 04 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * RT @MAECgob: El #4dejulio se celebra el Día de la Independencia de #EEUU, al que nos unen estrechos lazos diplomáticos, socioculturales y e…
  • 04 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * RT @OIRSpox: .@EMADmde helicopters move 1000s of anti-ISIS @CJTFOIR troops.🇪🇸Here’s my scenic view from Anbar to Baghdad. 🚁 التحليق فوق الأ…
  • 04 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * 🎇 Happy #FourthofJuly! 🤔 #DidYouKnow that the #4thofJuly is celebrated every year in Macharaviaya, Spain, the home… https://t.co/YHGR5nYwkV
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * 🎵☕ Music lovers: Check out our virtual "café" with Galician bagpiper, pianist, and musical educator @CristinaPato!… https://t.co/SA2b7hoyYY
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @Tyriankwhite Only if you are a legal resident in the UK. Otherwise you will not be allowed entry into Spain.
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @ManelLopezBejar Correcto
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * ⚠️ The Embassy and Consulate in DC will be closed tomorrow, July 3, for the #FourthofJuly. You can still contact us… https://t.co/BPWXdUvshn
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @PizzaRoobs ¡Buenas tardes! Sí, pueden volver a España con usted, pero será necesario que pruebe documentalmente qu… https://t.co/r43Q4qvKip
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @SesmaLab Con el fin del estado de alarma, a partir de las 00:00 del día 21 de junio, ya no hay que observar cuaren… https://t.co/oMUYp0Xrtk
  • 03 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @ErnestoReed7 Yes, as long as you can show legal proof of your marriage at the border and your wife and kids travel with you.
  • 02 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @DavidVilaD Basta con la documentación estadounidense.
  • 02 Jul @SpainInTheUSA * @mdoty37 If you are a legal permanent resident of Spain, yes.

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