What is the Turkish e-Visa?
An e-Visa is authorization for travel to Turkey for tourism or for business. The Turkish e-Visa is issued on-line; it is not necessary to submit an original passport or other documents for processing. Simply complete and submit Travisa's online request form
and the Turkish visa can be processed within 24 hours. E-visa requests are processed Monday to Friday during business hours.
What is required for a Turkish e-Visa?
Eligible citizens can apply online for the e-Visa as long as they hold a passport valid for a minimum of 6-months beyond the duration of stay in Turkey.
Do I need a ticket before applying for the online visa?
You do not need to purchase a ticket before you apply for your Turkish e-Visa. You can submit your request online even though your tickets or trip have not been booked.
How long is the e-Visa valid for travel to Turkey?
The Turkish e-Visa is typically valid for entry into Turkey within a 180 day period, which begins when the Turkish e-Visa is issued. The trip to Turkey must take place during this time.
How long can I stay in Turkey with the e-Visa?
Turkish e-Visas typically allow multiple entries during the period the visa is valid, and allow a stay of up to 90 days per visit. For citizens of certain countries, a visa may be issued for a single entry and allow a stay of up to 30 days.
How much does Turkey e-Visa cost?
The Turkish Government charges an authorization fee of $20 and Travisa charges a service fee to process the e-Visa. The service fee is $39.00.
What do I need to do after I get a Turkish e-Visa?
Once the e-Visa is issued, you will receive a copy by email. We recommend that you keep a copy for your records, and you must print a copy to carry with your passport. Upon arrival in Turkey, the traveler must have
- A passport valid for at least 6 months beyond stay
- A confirmed onward or roundtrip ticket
- Sufficient funds to meet the expenses during stay in Turkey ($50 per day)
- A valid e-Visa
Is my personal information secure to submit online?
Yes, when you complete Travisa's online request for a Turkish e-Visa, your information is secure and is submitted directly to the Turkish government.
How to apply for a Turkish visa online?
The e-Visa for Turkey is issued on-line; it is not necessary to submit original passport or other documents for processing. Simply complete and submit Travisa's online request form and Travisa will process the e-Visa and email it directly to you.