Visa processing time
Average processing time for visa applicants who apply with all required documents is 5 to 20 working days from the time the application is lodged.
Scientists, students, spouses of French or European citizens, professionals: processing time is 15 to 20 days (up to 2 months).
For short-stays: processing time is 5 working days to 3 weeks
For long-stays: subject to the overseas decision, the processing time could be up to 2 months.