Visa Information

Do you need a visa?

International travellers to Italy should be particularly aware and careful about visa requirements, and should plan their travel well in advance. Visa processing time may vary. It is recommended that conference partecipants apply at least 6-8 weeks before the arrival date. It is not possible to apply for a visa on arrival. Visa are not required within the European Union’s borders – Schengen Area.

Detailed information on travelling around Italy can be found at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website. We strongly encourage all interested partecipants to visit this page and perform the proposed questionnaire in order to find out if a visa for Italy is required.

International participants, please familiarize yourself with travel requirements well in advance and if you need a visa, apply early!