Frequently Asked Questions

Q5 Do I need to obtain a visa in advance for entry into Turkey?

Citizens of most countries require a visa in order to enter Turkey.

Visa On Arrival
Sticker type visas can be purchased on arrival at the port by citizens of most countries, however you should check well in advance with your nearest Turkish Consulate or Embassy for your particular country. Where a sticker type visa on arrival is available, you should purchase this [in cash] on arrival from the Visa desk PRIOR to proceeding to Customs and Immigration Control.

Visa Online
It is now possible to obtain a Turkish tourist Visa in advance online, this saves time at Immigration Control on arrival in Turkey.

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Turkish tourist visas are normally valid for 90 days.

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