Schengen Visa Services
INTERPORT CREW SERVICES, with over 30 years of expertise, aims to streamline the transit visa process for sailors under your care, ensuring seamless crew changes.
Consulate Visa Assistance:
- Preparation and submission of required official documents (Cerfa N°14076*04).
- Assistance in crafting invitation letters.
- Scheduling appointments with the French Embassy.
- Comprehensive visa application support.
Visa on Arrival at Roissy CDG and MRS:
- Organization and analysis of documents showing visa unavailability via consulates.
- Collaboration with airlines for smooth boarding.
- Submission of Schengen forms to PAF or Customs with supporting documents.
- On-site assistance at the airport for sailors’ transit visas.
Our commitment is to simplify the process, ensuring compliance and efficiency.
Visa at consulate
I HAVE ENOUGH TIME
BEFORE THE SHIP’S ETB
- Available for all French ports.
- Secured at the French embassy of the origin country.
- Fast track procedure with our letter of invitation (LOI) at home country,
- Visa is valid for long term : several months to several years.
- Your crew can travel with any airlines.
- Available for all nationalities.
Visa on Arrival at airport
I DON’T HAVE ENOUGH TIME
BEFORE THE SHIP’S ETB
- Available for all French ports and some Europeans ports
- Secured at Paris CDG Airport, or Munich, Zurich and Frankfurt airports
- Visa is valid only a couple of days for your crew, to transit from airport to ship
- Only a few airlines agree the VOA / OKTB procedure
DEPENDING OF THE SITUATION
For all seaman
- Preparation of documents.
- Meet and greet.
- VOA procedure (Schengen visa on arrival).
- Connection to the domestic flight.
- Welcome at Paris CDG airport.
- Obtain transit Schengen visas from police or customs depending on the ship’s port of call.
- Obtain transit Schengen visas at Paris CDG airport with implementation of the VOA / OKTB procedure.
- Obtain transit Schengen visas from the port immigration by arranging appointments and all necessary documents.
- Arrange transfer from ship to immigration and to the airport.
- Can arrange hotel accommodation, medical test etc.
Our specialization in European ports and overseas territories of France, except France, makes us the preferred choice for vessel owners and operators who require comprehensive support in these areas. Our knowledge of the local regulations and requirements allows us to streamline the process and minimize delays, helping our clients to save time and resources.
Schengen visa for all situation