Turkey e visa

As a country with rich cultural heritage and unique ancient landscapes, Turkey attracts many visitors. The Turkish government has made it easier to enter the country by introducing an electronic visa.
It means that you can fill the application form online and receive your eVisa directly to your email!
If you are worried about the online visa requirements, or how it works, you should know that everyone is able to get an e-Visa in a few simple steps. All of this should take only a few minutes!

What is eVisa to Turkey

eVisa is simply an entry permit issued for those willing to travel to Turkey. Citizens of eligible countries who need a visa to enter Turkey, now can submit an application for a visa from the comfort of their home instead of looking for the nearest embassy.
The introduction of the electronic visa system has helped reduce the burden of joining long queues and waiting for a traditional visa. With only a few simple requirements, online application may help to save much of your time and energy.

Form for Entry to Turkey – COVID update
From March 2021, all the people traveling to Turkey need to obtain a Form for Entry to Turkey. This quite recent form aims at helping to reduce the coronavirus spread. You can apply for the Form for Entry along with your Turkish online visa application. Both applications need to be submitted 72 hours in advance of your trip!

How to apply for eVisa to Turkey?

Click the ‘Online application form’ button and check it yourself that obtaining a visa authorization has never been this easy! You are only 3 steps away from getting your visa: enter your personal and travel details, pay eVisa fee, and check your email inbox. As simple as that!

Application form for evisa to Turkey
Apply online

Enter your passport data and other necessary information

Make payment for evisa to Turkey
Make an online payment

Choose one of the available online payment options and cover the fee

Get eVisa to Turkey
Check your email address

As soon as your request has been positively processed, e-visa in a PDF file will reach your inbox

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Turkey Visa Types

When it comes to the Turkish eVisa types, they are classified based on the numbers of allowed entries, while the purpose of visit is common for both available visa types. Therefore, depending on the number of times that a traveler may need to enter Turkey, every applicant has two options to choose from:

  • single-entry eVisa: designed for a 30-day stay in Turkey.
  • multi-entry eVisa: allows a 90-day stay in Turkey.

For now, citizens of eligible countries visiting Turkey can only get a tourist visa or business visa online. If you are visiting Turkey for other purposes apart from business or tourism, then your application for a visa should be handled in person at one of the nearest embassies.
If you have been employed by a Turkish company and need a visa to move into the country, you are required to obtain a traditional embassy visa too.

eVisa to Turkey Validity

The Turkish eVisa is valid for six (6) months starting from the day it was issued.
Plan your visit accordingly and ahead of time to make your stay in Turkey a memorable one without unnecessary stress related to the allowed period that you can stay in the country.

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eVisa to Turkey Requirements

Meeting the requirements for obtaining a Turkish visa online is necessary for a smooth processing. Below, there are basic requirements that all applicants must meet:

  • A valid passport: Your passport must have at least a 6 months validity period, starting from the day you will arrive in Turkey.
  • Credit/ debit card or access to other means of payment: You will need to cover e-Visa fee, apart from credit or debit card, there are many other available options of online payment that you can use.
  • E-mail address: without an active email address, you won’t be able to receive a PDF file with your e-visa.
  • Electronic device connected to the internet: it may be your smartphone, laptop, tablet or whatever working device with Internet connection.

What do I need ?
Necessary documents:

  • Passport
    Provide your passport data required in the application form.
  • Credit Card
    Prepare your credit card to pay e-Visa fee.
  • Email Address
    Enter your active email address.

Application Form and Required Documents

Starting the application online is not a difficult task. You need to click on the online form to begin the process. The steps are simple and you should complete it in a couple of minutes.

  1. Firstly, when starting filling the form, you will need to provide certain details. One of such obligatory details required is providing some basic information about yourself. You will also be asked to state your purpose of visiting the country. As you are filling this online form, don’t be in a rush! Check carefully if all the details you entered are correct.
  2. At the second stage, you will need to upload the required documents, send legible copies of what is required to make the approval process trouble-free. The next thing to do is also to make a payment online for the processing fee. A credit/debit card or any other valid means of payment is needed for this purpose.
  3. When a payment is done and you click on submit, that’s it! At this stage, you would only have to sit back and relax while your application is being processed. Meanwhile, you should refresh your inbox!

During the approval process, your application will be reviewed to ensure that all details provided are accurate. This is why it is necessary to fill-in the online application form correctly and also cross check it before submitting.
If you entered all data correctly, there is no need to worry about positive approval. Once your application has been reviewed and approved, a mail will be sent to you containing your approved eVisa to Turkey.


The requirements may differ a bit in terms of necessary additional documents needed to submit for various nations.
We can help you know how this works and understand exactly what is needed to apply for Tukish e-visa and get it approved as fast as possible. To receive the information on required documents according to tour nationality, contact our support team. You may send us an email or reach us via contact form.
Say goodbye to long queues at the embassy. Your eVisa to Turkey is just a click away.

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Important information

Useful information about eVisa to Turkey

  • Once your application has been approved, one important thing is to go to the airport with your valid passport together with a printed copy of your approved e-Visa. The Turkish authorities will ask you to show them upon your arrival.
  • It is highly advisable to apply for an eVisa to Turkey at least three days before intended entry date. Don’t wait too long to avoid delays.
  • If you plan on entering Turkey on transit to another country, you don’t have to apply for a Turkish eVisa. The only document you need is a passport. However, you shouldn’t leave the transit zone at the Turkish airport while waiting for your transit plane. If for any reason you have to leave the transit zone, then an eVisa must be obtained before entering Turkey in the first place.
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List of eligible countries

Citizens of the following countries can apply for e-Visa to Turkey:

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Armenia
  • Australia
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • China
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Cyprus
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • East Timor
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Fiji
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Hong Kong (BNO)
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • Palestinian Territories
  • Philippines
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Uganda
  • United Arab Emirates
  • USA
  • Vanuatu
  • Vietnam
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Important note: Depending on your nationality, the type of e-visa you are eligible for can differ. Moreover, the required supporting documents to attach to an online form may differ as well. Please contact our support team to get detailed information on specific requirements.