Coronavirus – COVID-19: Advice for visitors to France

Applying for a French visa in Austria

Online Appointment

To submit a visa application, please make an appointment only online.

1 passport = 1 appointment

Opening Hours


The holders of a valid Austrian, Hungarian, Slovakian, Slovenian and from the Czech Republic residency card and of a valid passport issued within the past 10 years do NOT need any visa to stay less than 90 days in France, in the D.R.O.M. or in the C.T.O.M., even if you travel by plane, by train or by car.

Please don’t call the visa section to get confirmation of this information.

If you don’t find the right answers to your questions, you can reach the visa section by e-mail. Don’t forget to write your name, firstname and nationality.

You can also reach the visa section by phone (0043 1 502 75 204)

- Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 12:00 am.

Driving in France with a foreign licence

Traffic rules aim to limit the risk of accidents, particularly fatal ones.

Everyone is required to comply, whether or not they are usually resident in France.

Driving licence