ETIAS: Quick Facts
Passengers seeking entry to ETIAS member countries will need to complete an online application
form that covers a wide range of biometric, travel, and
The application will then be electronically processed within 96 hours, with the authorization
delivered via email. Data from passengers will be checked against a variety of European and
international databases, no-fly lists included, to identify potential terrorist and criminal threats.
Most applications are expected to be processed within one hour if no further checks are required.
Travelers with a valid ETIAS will be able to visit popular European tourist and business destinations,
including France, Germany, Spain, Italy, and 18 other countries.