A Schengen visa is required for persons of certain nationalities who wish to visit the Schengen countries. A Schengen visa can be issued for a maximum of 90 days. U.S citizens do not need a visa to visit Sweden if the visit is 90 days or less. Visa applications for travel to Sweden can be submitted to the five VFS Global Visa Application Centers in the USA. Please not that the Consulates do not accept Schengen visa application. Please contact VFS Global at 347-329 2738 or www.vfsglobal.com
For information regarding residence permits and visas to move to Sweden, work in Sweden and study in Sweden please visit the Swedish Migration Agency's website or contact the visa hotline at the Embassy of Sweden in Washington DC at 202-467 2694.