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A Turkish e-Visa is an official authorization for a short visit to Turkey for tourism, business or trade purposes.

The visa is valid for six months from your date of entry into Turkey for multiple entries of up to 90 days per visit and is issued electronically.

1 Business Day visa processing.

  • Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? Yes
    A PCR test is required for individuals over the age of 12 years old who are unable to show proof of vaccination.
  • Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? Yes
    COVID-19 control measures for air, land, and sea travel continue. Passengers arriving in Turkey?will be required to complete an information form and will be checked for symptoms. Passengers may be subject to a PCR test by means of the method of sampling at points of arrival in Turkey. Within this scope, these passengers shall be allowed to proceed to their final destination after their test samples are taken. If their test results are positive, they shall be taken under treatment in accordance with the COVID-19 Guidelines of the Ministry of Health. The passengers with positive test results and persons having been in close contact with such passengers shall be taken under quarantine for a period of 7 days at the addresses they have determined, and if the results of the PCR tests to be taken at the end of the 5th day are negative, the quarantine shall be ended. The quarantines of these people who are identified to have Delta variant shall be ended upon submitting a negative PCR test result at the end of the 7th day.
  • Passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival, if arriving from or they have been in Afghanistan, South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Brazil, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India and Pakistan in the last 14 days.  
    • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.
  • Passengers arriving from Egypt and Iran must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival.
    • This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.
  • Effective January 10, 2022, passengers arriving from a country other than above countries do not need to submit negative PCR /rapid antigen test if; 
    • passengers younger than 12 years;
    • passengers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival;
    • passengers with a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 6 months before arrival;
    • merchant seamen.
  • Passengers arriving into Turkey may be subject to a random PCR test at their final destination in Turkey.  
  • A completed “Traveler Entry Form” must be presented at check-in and upon arrival. The form can be obtained at http://register.health.gov.tr 
  • Passengers who in the past 14 days have been in Afghanistan are subject to quarantine for up to 10 days, at their own expense, in a government hotel listed at http://web.shgm.gov.tr/tr/covid-19-tedbirler/6599-izolasyon-otelleri 
  • Passengers could be subject to self-isolation for up to 14 days.  
    • This does not apply to passenger with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arrival.  

The Turkish e-Visa is issued for the following travel purposes only

  • Tourism
  • Business

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CAN I APPLY FOR A TURKEY ELECTRONIC VISA?

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Getting your Turkish e Visa is as easy as...

Step 1

Scan all of the documents you need for your application

Step 2

Complete the online application and submit payment

Step 3

Receive your e-Visa approval and related documentation via e-mail

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How It Works

A Turkish e-Visa is an official authorization for a short visit to Turkey for tourism, business or trade purposes. The Turkey electronic visa is valid for six months from your date of entry into the country for multiple entries of up to 90 days per visit and is issued electronically.

The Turkey electronic visa is submitted online, and the e-Visa approval will be returned via email. You must carry the e Visa approval with you at all times.

The validity period is different than the period of stay. The period of stay cannot be more than 90 days for a single entry. If you wish to stay more than 90 days you must apply to the local Police Department for a residence permit. If you overstay your visa, you might be asked to pay fines, deported or banned from future travel to Turkey for a certain period of time.

Turkey Entry Requirements

What you should have when you arrive in Turkey

  • For travel to Turkey, the traveler must carry an original, signed passport valid for (U.S. Citizens 60 days ) most other nationalities 6 months beyond duration of stay, with at least one blank visa page available for stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for stamps. The Turkish (e-Visa) is electronic and will not be stamped inside the passport.
  • Confirmed onward or return airline ticket shown at your point of entry in Turkey.

Frequently Asked Questions about e Visas for Turkey

How long is a Turkish e Visa valid for

The Turkish e visa is valid for six months from your date of entry into Turkey, good for multiple entries of up to 90 days per visit for most nationalities.

How long will it take to get my Turkish e visa

TDS processes most visas for Turkey in 1 business day. Some nationalities can experience increased processing times and documentation requirements.

What is an e visa

Electronic visas (known as e Visas) are digital versions of standard travel visas that are stamped into your passport. The benefit is that the process is handled entirely online without the need to submit your passport to an embassy for processing. When an e visa is issued it is emailed to you instead of stamped into your passport. We recommend you bring a printed copy of the issued e Visa along with your passport when traveling

How long should my passport be valid to apply for am e Visa to Turkey

For travel to Turkey, the traveler must carry an original, signed passport valid for U.S. citizens 60 days ( most other nationalities 6 months ) beyond the duration of intended stay.

Do I need to enter Turkey on the Exact date detailed on my e Visa application

No, The validity period of your e visa starts from the entry date specified on your application. You can enter Turkey on or after this date up to its expiration but not before the specified entry date.

Does each person traveling with me require a separate e visa for Turkey

Yes. Each traveler must apply for their own e Visa.

Are there any restrictions on airline companies to fly to Turkey?

The citizens of the countries listed below are required to travel with an airline company which signed a protocol with the Turkish Foreign Ministry. At present, the airline companies that signed this protocol are Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, Onur Air and Atlas global Airlines.

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, CAR, Chad, Comoros, Rep of Congo, DRC, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Palestine, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Can I apply for a new e Visa while i am in Turkey.

When your e Visa expires, you are not allowed to apply for a new e Visa without departing from Turkey. You are advised to apply at Provincial Directorate of Migration Management for a residence permit. Please click on the following link to get more detailed information regarding the application of a residence permit and other types of visa (work, student etc.) http://www.goc.gov.tr/main/En_3 If you overstay your visa, you might be asked to pay fines, deported or banned future travel to Turkey for a specific period of time.

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