Austria Tourist Visa

Austria, a Central European gem, is renowned for its captivating blend of cultural richness and natural beauty. Vienna, the capital, is a cultural powerhouse with its imperial architecture and historic sites like Schönbrunn Palace, while Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, enchants with its picturesque landscapes and musical heritage. The Austrian Alps provide a stunning backdrop for outdoor enthusiasts, offering opportunities for skiing and hiking. The country's culinary delights, including Wiener Schnitzel and Sachertorte, reflect a mix of influences. With a strong classical music tradition, Austria's contributions to the world of composers like Mozart and Strauss are legendary. Its historic cities, charming Christmas markets, and commitment to quality of life further contribute to Austria's allure, making it a destination that seamlessly blends history, art, and natural splendour.

Tourist visa Austria

An Austria Tourist Visa, also known as a Schengen Visa, allows you to visit Austria for tourism, leisure purposes or to meet friends and family for up to 90 days within a 180-day period. This visa is required for Indian nationals planning a short-term trip to Austria. It allows people to travel to Austria and other Schengen member states without worrying about getting a visa for each destination during their trip.

With the Austria Tourist Visa, you can visit the following 27 Schengen countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Austria, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland.

Austria Tourist Visa Checklist:

Before applying for your Austria Tourist Visa, make sure you have the following essential documents ready:

  • Austria Visa Application Form - Understand and respect the visa regulations and conditions. Be honest and accurate in your application.
  • Valid Passport with a validity of six months from the date of intended departure from Austria and have at least two blank pages.
  • Two recent photographs as per Austria visa requirements.
  • Flight Itinerary - A round-trip flight reservation.
  • Travel Itinerary - Detailed plans for your trip, including hotel reservations or a letter of invitation from a host in Austria.
  • Proof of Financial Means – Salary Slips, Income Tax Returns, Bank statements demonstrating your ability to cover your expenses during your stay in Austria,
  • Travel Health Insurance covering a minimum of €30,000 in medical expenses and valid in all Schengen countries.
  • Proof of Accommodation, either a hotel reservation or a letter of invitation from family or friends
  • Cover Letter explaining the purpose of your visit.
  • Any additional documents requested by the Austrian embassy or consulate based on your individual circumstances.

TTK Visa Specialist shall assist you based on the plan you choose and guide on the Austria visa requirements for tourists based on your nationality, purpose of travel and duration of stay. You can either subscribe to our Basic Service OR subscribe to our Premium Service and get the right advice and guidance through every step of this process.

Submussion and Appointment

Submission and Appointment

We will schedule an appointment with the Visa Application Centre or Foreign mission for your visa application submission based on your travel plan and preferred slots (if available). You need to ensure that all documents as per the detailed checklist are sent to us on time.

Visa processing time

Austria Tourist Visa Processing Time

10 to 20 business days from the date of filing the application with the Visa application Centre or foreign mission. Duration may be subject to change without any further notice.

Plan your application well in advance to ensure timely approval.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Make sure to submit all necessary documents as per the checklist for a successful visa application. With our Premium Service, our team of experts will not only guide you through every step but will also validate all the documents before they are submitted.

A visit to Austria promises unforgettable experiences. With the right planning and preparation, you can obtain your tourist visa and embark on your journey to explore the rich culture, history, and beauty of this wonderful country. TTK Visas shall get you a right visa based on the nationality, purpose, and duration of stay. Enjoy your trip to Austria!

We wish you a successful visa application and a pleasant journey to Austria!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


You can stay in Austria for up to 90 days within a 180-day period.

No, a Tourist Visa is for tourism and leisure purposes only. You are not allowed to work in Austria with this visa.

It's recommended to apply at least 3-4 weeks before your intended travel date. The processing time can vary, so apply well in advance.

Yes, you can visit other Schengen countries with a valid Austria Tourist Visa. However, your main destination should be Austria.

Yes, it's a requirement to have travel insurance covering at least €30,000 in medical expenses.

Tourist visas are typically not extendable, so plan your stay accordingly.