Travelers visiting Turkey require to be in possession of a valid passport. Citizens of certain countries visiting Turkey for tourism or short term business can apply for the Turkish online e-visa prior to their travel to the country.
The Turkish e-visa is issued electronically to citizens of some countries. The original passport is not required at the time of the application. However based on the citizenship of the applicant additional information will be required from the applicant. Once the completed application form is submitted through VisaBuzz, the request will be submitted and processed on the behalf of the traveler. The approved e-visa will be emailed back to the applicant.
What is an e-Visa to Turkey?
The e-Visa is a confirmation that allows entering Turkey. It substitutes the formerly issued with visas at the border. Applicants may obtain their visas electronically, after providing the necessary information and making payment online. Once the application is approved, the e-Visa is sent by email to the applicant. Applicants must print the e-visa, show airport officials and customs and carry it at all times during the trip. The e-visa is valid only for tourist and business purposes.
What are the advantages of an e-Visa?
The e-visa is readily available anywhere you have an Internet connection and allows the holder to apply without having to wait in line at embassies or consulates and the Turkish border crossing.
Do I need to enter Turkey on the exact date listed on the e-Visa?
The period of validity of their e-visa starts from the date indicated on the application. You can enter Turkey at any time within this period.
Do I need an e-visa for each person traveling with me?
Yes, you do. Each person needs to have an e-visa to enter Turkey.
How long before my travel dates do I need to apply for an e-Visa?
You can apply for your e-Visa any time before your trip. Nevertheless, we advise you to start your application at least 48 hours before the day you have scheduled your trip.
How long will my e-visa be valid for?
The validity period of an e-Visa varies according to Country of Travel Document. Go to Main Page, click on Apply button and select your Country of Travel and Type of Travel Document to check for how many days you are allowed to stay in Turkey.
What is the cost of the e-Visa for Turkey?
e-Visa fees vary depending on the passport you hold. When you process your application and you select your citizenship you will be given the fee that applies to you.
What do I do if I have questions?
VisaBuzz is not affiliated with the Government of Turkey. VisaBuzz provides registration services that will save you time. Visa Buzz provides help to customers to process online requests by facilitating easy to complete forms and by sending the documents directly to the email provided.
If you have questions regarding your application, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, an expert will be available to help you via phone or email.