Please be informed that illegal crossing of the border of the Republic of Lithuania incurs criminal responsibility under the laws of Lithuania. Foreigners seeking for asylum in Lithuania can legally apply by submitting an application at border checkpoints of Lithuania or, having arrived in Lithuania by legal means, at the Migration Department.
Visas are issued in visa authorities of the Republic of Lithuania.
The applications for the Schengen visa could be submitted in the Visa Centers in:
- United Kingdom,
- United States of America,
In countries where Lithuania does not have a visa authority,  there is often another Schengen member state that represents Lithuania and where an application can be submitted.
If in the country, which citizen you are of or which residence permit you have, Lithuania does not have a visa authority nor it is represented by the other member state, please contact the nearest or most convenient Lithuanian embassy for you to travel to in order to clarify the location and conditions for lodging an application.
Schengen visa issuance on behalf of the Republic of Lithuania
Diplomatic missions and consular posts of other Schengen member states, which represent Lithuania, can accept visa applications and issue Schengen visas only to the nationals of the country of residence, living in their country and citizens of the third states, who have a residence permit of this state.
For detailed information, please directly contact a diplomatic representation or a consular post of a respective state.
- Austria represents Lithuania in Philippines, Lebanon, Syria.
- Belgium represents Lithuania in Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (Kinshasa, Lubumbashi), Nigeria, Ruanda.
- Czech Republic represents Lithuania in Mongolia.
- Denmark represents Lithuania in Vietnam.
- Estonia represents Lithuania in Australia, Russia (Pskov).
- France represents Lithuania in Benin (Cotonou), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Djibouti, Gabon, Côte d'Ivoire (Abidjan), Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria (Lagos), Saint Lucia, Togo, Vanuatu.
- Germany represents Lithuania in Algeria, Jordan, Morocco, Peru, Thailand, Tunisia.
- Hungary represents Lithuania in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Indonesia, China (Chongquing), Cuba, North Macedonia, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Taiwan.
- Latvia represents Lithuania in Belarus (Vitebsk) and Uzbekistan (for holders of diplomatic and service passports only).
- Netherlands represents Lithuania in Aruba, China (Guangzhou), Curaçao and Ghana.
- Norway represents Lithuania in Malawi and Uganda.
- Portugal represents Lithuania in Angola, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, East Timor, Sao Tome and Principe, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, Cape Verde.
- Slovakia represents Lithuania in China (Shanghai).
- Slovenia represents Lithuania in Montenegro.
- Spain represents Lithuania in Andorra, Bolivia (La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra), Colombia, Dominican Republic, Equador (Quito, Guayaquil), Iran, Kenya, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates.
- Sweden represents Lithuania in Chile and Guatemala.
- Switzerland represents Lithuania in Palestine (Ramallah).