Get Schengen Visa from Portugal Embassy in Bissau, Guinea

Portugal is nation of book lovers and tourists visit Lisbon as the city is older than Rome, to see the architectural history, beautiful locations sunny climate, charming combination of new and old attractions that provide an excellent introduction to Portugal’s culture. Guinea residents can apply for a Schengen visa from Portugal embassy in Bissau, Guinea. Check out step-by-step guide on how to apply for a visa from Portugal embassy in Bissau, Guinea.

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Portugal embassy in Bissau, Guinea






Portugal Embassy in Bissau, Guinea- Location and Contact Office Info

Embassy Address:  Avenida Cidade de Lisboa, Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Phone: (+245) 3203379

Email: [email protected] 

Official Website:

Office Hours: Monday to Friday: 8:00 – 4:00 pm (by appointment)
Google Maps Location: Portugal embassy in Bissau Guinea

How to apply for a Schengen visa from Portugal Embassy in Bissau, Guinea?

Schengen Visa rules for Portugal embassy in Bissau are not very complex. Follow the below steps to apply for a visa from Portugal Embassy Bissau, Guinea.

Step 1: Find Eligibility for your Visa Type!

Check your visa eligibility by going through embassy or visa center website and navigate all steps to know different type of Schengen visas

Step 2: Download and Fill Portugal Schengen Visa Application Form

Fill your Portugal Schengen visa application  by downloading the form.

Step 3: Book an Appointment with Portugal Embassy in Bissau, Guinea

To book an appointment, you need go to the official website of the external visa partner which is VFS Global in Bissau and click Make an appointment link and select visa interview date and time. You will receive a confirmation email once the appointment is done successfully. Those who are accompanying their family on the trip, would have to book individual appointment for each family member.

What documents do I need to apply for a Portugal Schengen Visa from Portugal Consulate in Bissau?

Step 4: Pay your Schengen Visa Fee

To submit your visa application, you have to visit the visa center. Here you are directed to pay the fee to the Visa Center. It can be paid in cash or via debit card. Visa fee must be paid in local currency as per current exchange rate. Visa fee includes the service charges as well. Visa fee amount is non-refundable and non-transferable. Children under six and spouses of Italian or EU / EEA citizens are exempted from visa fee. Check out the visa fee structure.

Type of Fee



Payment Mode

Schengen visa (Children, 6 to 11 years old)



Cash at the VAC/Credit/Debit Card

Schengen visa (Children, 0 to 5 years old)

Free of Charge

Free of Charge

Schengen visa (Adults)



Cash at the VAC/Credit/Debit Card

VFS Service Fee

To be paid by all applicants regardless of visa type or privileges




Cash at the VAC/Credit/Debit Card

Step 5 : Attend Your Visa Interview for Portugal embassy in Bissau, Guinea

To submit your visa application, you must appear for an interview on the appointment date and time. Follow the below given instructions

  • Arrive at least 15 minutes before the appointment time.
  • Bring your original documents and copies (required for the visa type)
  • The applicant has to submit the digital photograph. Your face should be clear in the image.
  • In case of missing your appointment, wait for 24 hours. After 24 hours of the appointment day, you can reapply for the appointment.
  • Your biometric details will be collected during the appointment time.

Where to go for visa interview?

External Service Provider VFS Global Visa Center

Address38A rua Justino Lopes, Near Malaica Hotel Praça, Bissau Guinea

Timings: Monday to Friday: 9 AM to 4 PM

Opening of the call center: 08:00-15:00

Phone: (+229) 91301111

Emails: [email protected]


Google Map: VFS Visa Center in Bissau Guinea

Step 6: Track your Visa Application

Once the visa application is submitted you can track visa status by clicking the link Track Visa Application Online by providing file reference number and date of birth. The reference number required for it is given on the receipt given by the visa application center.

How to appeal In case of Visa Rejection?

You will be notified In case of visa rejection and you can appeal it by referring to the article visa refusal appeal letter

Step 7: Recover your Passport

The last step is to receive your passport from the visa application center. Passport collection timing is 1:00 Pm -4:00 pm Monday-Friday. You can get your passport and other documents via courier too. But for that you must pay some additional charges to the visa center.