Turkey Visa

  • The maximum stay for your Turkey e-Visa ranges from 30 days Total90 days Total, depending on your nationality.
  • The e-Visa is valid for 180 days after issued (usually same-day processing). If you apply outside the 180 days after issued, we will hold your application and apply at the appropriate time. This means you can apply at any time.
  • The e-Visa for Turkey is a single or multiple entry visa, depending on your nationality. Please see FAQs to find out if you are eligible for a multiple entry visa.
  • You will need to apply for a new visa if the information provided during your visa application is different from the information on your passport.
  • Certain nationalities require a supporting document (visa or residence permit) from Schengen or from US, UK and Ireland. To view your requirements, please visit our application page and enter your nationality.
  • The date of issue of the supporting document should not be later than the date of your trip.
  • The Turkey e-Visa is only valid for tourism and short business trips.
  • You must carry your passport with an expiration date at least 60 days beyond the duration of stay of your e-Visa. For example: In order to enter Turkey using an e-Visa with a 90-day “duration of stay”, the traveler must hold a valid passport for an additional 60 days, which totals 150 days (90 + 60 days) of validity at the time of entrance.
  • Immigration officers at the borders will stamp your passport when you enter and when you leave, so we advise you to have enough pages in your passport.
  • You do not have to get a visa if you are not going to leave the international transit area.
  • When your e-Visa expires, you are not allowed to apply for a new e-Visa without departing Turkey.
  • Travelers who arrive at sea ports and intend to visit the seaport cities or nearby provinces for tourist purposes are exempt from a visa, provided that their stay does not exceed seventy two (72) hours.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • If I am transiting through Turkey, do I need to obtain an e-Visa?

    You do not have to obtain a visa as long as you do not leave the transit area.

  • What is the maximum number of days I can stay in Turkey with an e-Visa?

    The max stay will range from 30 days Total to 90 days Total, depending on your nationality. You can use our visa checker at the top of the page to determine what it is for your nationality.

  • If I am asked to provide a visa or residence permit from Schengen or US, UK, and Ireland, what requirements are there?

    The only requirement for your visa/residence permit to be used as a supporting document is that it needs to be valid on the date you enter Turkey.

  • Can I apply for a new e-Visa if it expires while in Turkey?

    No. You must leave Turkey and obtain a new e-Visa. If you need an extend your stay beyond the maximum days allowed/e-Visa validity period, you may apply for a residence permit at the Provincial Directorate Migration Management office.

  • Do I need to obtain a separate e-Visa for the people accompanying me?

    Yes. Each traveler must have a separate e-Visa.

  • Visa Application form for Turkey Visa


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