Apply For
VISA to France
In
India and Nepal
Visa Fees

Visa Fees applicable for various visa types are listed in the table below.
Service charge of INR 935/- (Inclusive of 12.36% tax) for application lodged in India

Service charge of NPR 3406/- (inclusive of 13% VAT) for application lodged in Nepal

Visa Category
Visa Fee in Euro
Visa Fee in INR
Airport Transit, Ordinary Transit Short Stay
60
4800
Department D'Outre-Mer (DOM)
60
4800
Territoire D'Outre-Mer (TOM)
9
720
African Countries
(Djibouti/Togo/Mauritania)
60
4800
Children aged =6< 12 years old applying for
(Short Stay)
35
2800
Student Long Stay
50
4000
Long Stay
99
7920

Exception:
For citizens of Albania/Moldavia/Russia/Ukraine/Former
Republic of Yugoslavia (Bosnia/Herzegovina/Macedonia/
Montenegro/Serbia)
35
2800

Please Note:
  • The applicable visa fee in Indian Rupees is as per the current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice.
  • No visa fee and cash handling charges are payable for children below 6 years of age and students with grant from French Government travelling on study tours.
  • For Short Stay and Long Stay visa applications: There is a service charge of Rs. 935/- (inclusive of service tax 12.36%) and cash handling charges of Rs. 60/ levied per application over and above the visa fees.
  • All the above fees have to be paid in cash.
  • All fees are non-refundable.
  • Airport transit visa fee is not applicable for Nepalese citizens for less than 24 hrs.
For Applicants applying In Delhi
  • Please note the visa fee for applicants applying to the France Visa Application Centre in New Delhi is payable by a Bank Draft. The Bank Draft must be payable in New Delhi favoring 'VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd. A/C NO 24105037330'. Alternatively visa fees can be paid in cash also.
  • The courier facility is available at Rs.300/- (inclusive of service tax 12.36%) per application (optional).
For Applicants applying In Kolkata
  • The courier facility is available at Rs.300/- (inclusive of service tax 12.36%) per application (optional).
  • Please note the visa fee for applicants applying to the France Visa Application Centre in Kolkata is payable by a Bank Draft. The Bank Draft must be payable in Kolkata favoring 'VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd. A/C NO 24105037330'. Alternatively visa fees can be paid in cash also.
For Applicants applying In Chennai & Puducherry
  • The courier facility is available at Rs.300/- (inclusive of service tax 12.36%) per application. This is an optional service.
  • Please note the visa fee for applicants applying to the France Visa Application Centre in Chennai & Puducherry is payable by cash only.
For Applicants Applying in Bangalore
  • The courier facility is available at Rs.300/- (inclusive of service tax 12.36%) per application. This is an optional service.

For Applicants applying in Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Please note the visa fee for applicants applying to the France Visa Application Centre in Kathmandu is payable by a Bank Draft. The Bank Draft must be payable in New Delhi favoring “Embassy of France”. Only single demand draft would be acceptable for payment of Visa application charge.
  • In addition to the Visa Fees, applicant requires to pay the VFS Service Charge (inclusive of all taxes), by a Bank Draft. The Bank Draft must be payable in Kathmandu favoring “VF Services Mauritius Pte Ltd”. Only single demand draft would be acceptable for payment of VFS service charge.