German Consulate General Kolkata
German bike tourists in Kolkata
After 3200 km on the bicycle Lukas and Til from Freiburg, Germany, arrived on 3 December at the German Consulate General in Kolkata.
Welcome to the German Consulate General Kolkata
States of West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura belong to the consular area of the German Consulate General Kolkata
Important Notice regarding Visa
All Schengen Visa applicants are well-advised to apply a minimum of 10 to 12 working days prior to Departure.
Depending on the purpose and duration of your stay in Germany you can either apply for a short-term "Schengen visa" or for a long-term "German national visa" for stays over 90 days.
The German Missions in India will shortly outsource the handling of Schengen visa applications to VFS Global.
Now, every client will have the option to submit his/her visa application at a nearby Visa Application Centre.
Entry to the Consular & Visa section is only permitted with prior appointment, which you must schedule online through the link below.
Please bring a print-out of your confirmation e-mail along.
Make your appointment
Visa fees to be paid by Demand Draft
All visa fees are to be paid by Demand Draft (in Indian Rupees) at the time of application. No visa application can be processed without visa fees being paid.
Specifications of the Demand Draft:
Payable to: Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Kolkata
Payable in: Kolkata
Date of issue: within 2 months
Visa fees (payable in Indian Rupees only): with effect from 16.09.2013:
|Type of Visa||Adults||6 - 12 years||under 6|
|Schengen Visa||Rs 5,100 (60 E) |
Rs 3,000 (35 E)
|Rs 5,100 (60 E)||Rs 2,600 (30 E)|
Rs 2,600 (30 E)
For spouses of EU citizens : free of charge
Please Note: The visa fees is subject to change due to updated currency rates.
Updated visa fees will be published here at regular intervals
Demand Draft Form for Visa Applicants [pdf, 43.04k]