Uk Visas Immigration
Check what you need to do before you can apply for a visa to pass through the UK in transit (on your way to another country).
The transit visa you need depends on if you need to go through UK border control. You can check this with your airline or travel company.
You should get a decision within 3 weeks of your appointment.
You might be able to pay an extra 220 for a decision within 5 working days or 956 for a decision within 24 hours (not including weekends or bank holidays). Check with your visa application centre.
At your appointment youll have your fingerprints and photograph (biometric information) taken.
After your appointment you'll be told when a decision has been made about your visa.