Visas for Turkey

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Visas for Turkey

Requirements for Entry to Turkey

Citizens of the following countries can get a multiple-entry, sticker-type visa at any point of entry into Turkey for a fee:

Valid for three months:

  • Antigua and Barbuda (US$20 / €15)
  • Australia (US$60 / €45)
  • Austria (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Bahamas (US$20 / €15)
  • Barbados (US$20 / €15)
  • Belgium (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Canada (US$60 / €45)
  • Dominica (US$20 / €15)
  • Dominican Republic (US$20 / €15)
  • Grenada (US$20 / €15)
  • Haiti (US$20 / €15)
  • Hong Kong (BNO Passport) (US$20 / €15)
  • Ireland (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Jamaica (US$20 / €15)
  • Kuwait (US$20 / €15) (until October 31, 2013)
  • Maldives (US$20 / €15)
  • Malta (Gratis)
  • Mexico (US$20 / €15, with valid Schengen, UK, Canada, US, or Japan visa)
  • Netherlands (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Norway (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Oman (US$20 / €15)
  • Poland (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Portugal (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Qatar (US$20 / €15) (until October 31, 2013)
  • Saudi Arabia (US$20 / €15) (until October 31, 2013)
  • Spain (US$20 / €15)
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis (US$20 / €15)
  • Saint Lucia (US$20 / €15)
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (US$20 / €15)
  • United Arab Emirates (US$20 / €15) (until October 31, 2013)
  • Ukraine (US$30 / €20) (until August 01, 2012)
  • United Kingdom (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • United States of America (US$20 / €15)

Valid for two months:

  • Belarus (US$20 / €15)
  • Russia (No visa required as per bilateral agreement between the countries)

Valid for one month:

  • Armenia (US$15 / €10)
  • Bahrain (US$15 / €10)
  • Bangladesh (US$20 / €15, with valid Schengen, UK, or US visa)
  • Republic of Cyprus (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • Hungary (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • India (US$20 / €15, with valid Schengen, UK, or US visa)
  • Indonesia (US$25)
  • Mauritius (US$15 / €10)
  • Moldova (US$30 / €20)
  • Pakistan (US$20 / €15, with valid Schengen, UK, or US visa)
  • Slovakia (US$20 / €15 / £10)
  • South Africa (US$15 / €10)

(NOTE: Payments in Pounds Sterling must be in Bank of England £10 notes ONLY. No Scottish or Northern Irish notes and no other values of notes, i.e. £5 or £20)

The citizens of the countries/territories listed below can enter Turkey visa-free for 90 days unless otherwise stated:

Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Azerbaijan (30 days), Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (60 days), Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, Costa Rica (30 days), Croatia, Czech Republic, Northern Cyprus (Turkish republic of), Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Iceland, Hong Kong (SAR Passport), Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan (30 days), Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan (30 days), Latvia (30 days), Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau (30 days), Macedonia (60 days), Malaysia, Moldova (30 days), Monaco, Mongolia (30 days), Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan (30 days), Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan (30 days), Uruguay, Uzbekistan (30 days), Vatican City and Venezuela.

German citizens don't need a visa for stays up to 90 days and can even enter with their national ID card (Personalausweis) or an expired passport/ID unless arriving at the non-Council of Europe land border crossings (i.e. from Iran, Iraq and Syria).

More information can be found at the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.

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