Foreign citizens who wish to travel to Turkey for tourism, business, or transit purposes, and who are eligible to apply for a Turkey e-Visa, can submit their application online through the quick and easy Turkey e-Visa system. The Turkish e-Visa application is a short and straightforward form that is easy to complete and only takes a few minutes to submit. The online process makes applying significantly easier and quicker for travelers, who need only fill out personal data consistent with their official documentation, make easy and secure online payment, and receive the approved Turkish visa straight to their email inbox within 48 hours of application.
To apply for and obtain the Turkey e-Visa, the applicant must meet the list of basic Turkey visa requirements. However, some applicants of certain nationalities may be asked to meet additional requirements in order to apply for a Turkey e-Visa.
The list of additional requirements that may be asked of certain nationalities when applying for a Turkish e-Visa:
The Turkey e-Visa application is very easy and only takes a few minutes to complete. What’s more, an applicant can apply from anywhere, using any electronic device with internet connection, such as a smartphone, laptop, computer, or tablet.
A step-by-step guide to the Turkish e-Visa application process:
After completing the steps of submitting your application and paying the fees, make sure you receive an email to the address you provided notifying you that your visa application has been received and is now being processed. Once your Turkey e-Visa is approved, you will receive a digital copy directly to the email address you provided. Download it and/or print it, and present the hard or soft copy of your Turkey e-Visa, together with your travel document upon arrival to a Turkey point of entry.
The Turkey e-Visa application system was created to speed up and make more convenient the visa issuance process for travelers. The Turkey e-Visa usually takes approximately 48 hours from submitting the application form to receiving your e-Visa to your email.