Probably the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Belgium is its capital Brussels. But did you know that the most visited city in this country is Bruges? This charming medieval town welcomes almost eight million visitors per year.
Are you already thinking about strolling around the quaint streets of Bruges? To visit this fairytale town or any of the other cities in Belgium, you will need to apply for an ETIAS. This document is a new requirement that will be in place soon, keep reading so you can learn vital information about it.
The process of applying for your ETIAS is rather easy. In the next section, you will find more about Belgium ETIAS for Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda and how Aid-Air can save you time and stress on your application.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How do I know if I need an ETIAS?
All citizens from non-EU countries that are part of the Visa Waiver Program, which allows their nationals to enter the Schengen Economic Zone without a visa, should apply for an ETIAS. To be sure if Argentinian citizens belong to this group, visit our Aid-Air Checker Tool.
What exactly is an ETIAS?
The ETIAS is the new European Travel Information and Authorization System, and it is similar to the US ESTA system. It keeps track of visitors who enter any country in the Schengen Economic Zone, such as Belgium, helping them to increase the security in their borders and avoid any possible threats. The process is entirely online; its procedure and waiting times are effortless and quick. With your ETIAS, you will be allowed to visit any of the 26 members of the Schengen Economic Zone.
What are the fees and processing times for an ETIAS?
Fees and processing times can vary according to each person’s preferences or needs. On Aid-Air you can choose from these three different options:
- Standard time, longer processing time but an economical fee.
- Rush time, less processing time with a more expensive fee.
- Super rush time, minimum processing time with higher costs.
What do I need if I want to get an ETIAS?
You won’t need much to get your ETIAS, start by visiting the application page and following these few steps:
Step one, set apart 20 minutes to enter your personal information on the application form and select a procedure time.
Step two, once you finish entering all of your info, double-check that your email address and the rest of all the fields contain the correct data.
Step three, it will be necessary to attach a few documents to your application, make sure to have the followings on hand:
- Your current passport, and a scanned copy of it.
- An email address to receive official communication about ETIAS.
- A credit/debit card or PayPal account to use as your payment method.
Is ETIAS necessary if I am only in transit through Belgium?
Whether you are just passing through or staying in Belgium or another country member of the Schengen Economic Zone, you will be required to present your ETIAS to enter their territory.
How long does the ETIAS allow me to stay in the country?
Your ETIAS will be valid for a total of three years with a multiple entry status. And out of a total of 180 days, you are allowed to spend up to 90 days in the Schengen territory.
How can I confirm if my ETIAS has been approved?
Once the application form and process have been completed successfully, you will receive communication via email within minutes. When your ETIAS is approved, your travel document will be issued and sent to your email.
How safe is the ETIAS application process through Aid-Air?
As you can read from our customers’ reviews, Aid-Air provides a safe and effective service. Customers can enjoy a completely online process where Aid-Air carries most of the procedure and aids you through each step of the operation. Find the testimonies at Aid-Air reviews option in our main menu, and decide for yourself.
Where can I read more about it if I still have questions?
For more information or to solve your questions about ETIAS or other types of documents, feel free to contact our customer agents; they are ready to answer 24/7 and will be happy to guide and help you.
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