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Foreigner in transit in France: do you need a visa?

Verified 31 mai 2022 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)

If you are non-European and transit by France during a trip, you may need to apply for a visa beforehand.

An online service allows you to know whether you need to apply for a visa:

Whether a visa is required for airport transit

Ministry of the Interior