What Access To the EU Does ETIAS Provide For Costa Ricans?
The ETIAS visa will easily give Costa Ricans access to most of the EU and
non-EU nations. It will allow Costa Ricans to travel to the 22
(Belgium, Germany, France, Spain, Denmark, Lithuania, Malta, Slovenia,
Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Sweden, Finland, Austria, Italy, Poland,
Slovakia, Hungary, Greece, Latvia, Estonia, and the Czech Republic), under one
Costa Ricans can also use their ETIAS visa waiver to gain access to the non-EU
Schengen members, including Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland, and Switzerland.
Because of the logistical difficulties of screening travellers coming into the
Micro-states that are inside Schengen states, Costa Rican’s will also be able
to use their ETIAS visa waiver to visit these states. The micro-states in
question are San Marino, Monaco, and Vatican City.
The visa will allow Costa Ricans to travel to the Schengen area for a maximum
of 90 days. They must make this journey within three years of getting the visa.