Turkey visa for Canadians

All Canadian passport holders that would like to enter Turkish territories can apply for a Turkey e-Visa. Applicants from Canada will be eligible for a multiple-entry visa of 90 days in Turkey, and will only be asked to meet the basic requirements to fully complete the Turkish visa application form for Canadians. The Turkish e-Visa for Canadians is valid for 180 days from the traveler’s date of arrival in Turkey.

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Required documents for Canadian citizens

Canadians will only need to comply with the Turkey e-Visa basic requirements to complete the Turkish application form. The documents required for a Canadian passport holder to obtain a Turkey e-Visa are the following:

Passport

A passport that will be valid for a minimum of 60 days after the approved and stipulated duration of stay in Turkey.

Credit card

A credit/debit card to pay the visa fee.

Email

A valid email address.

How to apply for a Turkish e-Visa?

Canadian citizens can easily apply online for a Turkey e-Visa in three simple steps from any smartphone, laptop, or tablet with internet connection.

Apply

Fill out the visa application form online in less than 10 minutes

Pay

Pay visa application fee with multiple payment method options

Get visa

Your Turkey visa will be emailed to you upon approval

Details on how Canadian citizens can apply for a Turkey e-Visa

This is a step-by-step guide to the Turkish e-Visa application process. Follow these simple and clear steps to make sure you apply correctly for the Turkey e-Visa.

Start the process right now by following the steps below:

  • Start your e-Visa application
    • Click “Apply online now” to be redirected to the application page.
  • Fill Out your e-Visa Application Form
    • Select “Canada” in the country field, and select your planned arrival date to Turkey.
    • Next, you will be shown information specific to Canadian applicants, indicating how long your Turkey e-Visa will be valid for and how long you will be allowed to stay in Turkey with a multiple entry Turkey e-Visa.
    • Use the same official travel document that you will use for entry into Turkey in order to fill in the details. These will include the travel document’s identification number, and its expiration date. You will also need to fill in information about your birth place, parents’ names, phone number, email address, and current physical address.
    • Then click “Next” to redirect you to the verification page.
  • Verify Your Turkey e-Visa Application Information
    • Make sure all your information is accurate, as any errors will cause your Turkey e-Visa to be invalid for use. In the case of any mistakes, click “Back” to go back and modify the errors.
    • Once you have double checked that the information you provided is correct, click “Submit” to be redirected to the secure online payment page.
  • Pay the e-Visa Fee
    • Choose the method of payment you will use to complete the e-Visa fee transaction.
 

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.

Processing time

Turkey e-Visa processing time for Canadian citizens is within 48 hours from the time you receive the confirmation email indicating that you have successfully completed the application and that it is being processed.

Canadian embassy and consulates in Turkey

Embassy of Canada in Turkey:
Address: Aziziye, Cinnah Cd. No. 58, 06690 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey

Consulate General of Canada in Istanbul:
Address: Levent, 209 Buyukdere Caddesi 4 İstanbul TR, Tekfen Tower No:4, 34394, Turkey

FAQ about traveling from Canada to Turkey

Yes, Canadian nationals require a visa to travel to Turkey and are eligible to apply online for a Turkey e-Visa.
Canadian nationals are permitted to stay in Turkey for up to 90 days, with multiple entries, under a Turkish e-Visa.