Visa For Istanbul Vacation 2019

Istanbul is one of the most famous, glorious and spectacular cities in the world. In order to enter this city of Turkey, foreign tourists will need to have a visa. However, there are several types of Turkish visa to Istanbul, demanding many types of requirements and fees. In this article, we will provide you some information about Turkish visa policy and how to obtain an eVisa to travel to Istanbul



Visa to Istanbul


What is Visa to Istanbul?

Prior to your arrival to Istanbul, you are advised to obtain a Turkish visa, which will allow you to enter and stay in the city. You can do so by applying for your Visa at a Turkish Consulate or Embassy in your country.

Turkish visas are issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

What is residency permit?

For any foreign nationals who enter Istanbul on a Tourist visa must get a residency permit for tourism purposes in order to stay longer than the 90 days (for the maximum period of 6 months) by applying at the General Directorate of Migration Management in Istanbul. 


EVisa to Istanbul 

Thanks to the development of technology, we are now able to do accomplish everything online, helping us to save a lot of time and feel secured. With our reliable eVisa service and 24/7/365, you will find traveling to the beautiful city Istanbul has never been faster and easier



Types of eVisa to Istanbul

There are several types of eVisa to Istanbul. You can obtain a Turkish eVisa for tourism and business purpose. 

By obtaining your eVisa, you can stay 30 days to 90 days in anywhere in Istanbul, due to your nationality. 


Application for eVisa to Istanbul

The process of eVisa application consists of 3 simple steps:


Step 1: Fill out the online evisa application form. There are some necessary you will need to provide us in the application form, such as: full name, passport number, date of birth and nationality. 

You also need to keep in mind that the information on your passport and your application form must be matched. After you send to us the application form, we will proceed the information and double check the details to make sure your application form is acceptable. 


Step 2: Make your payment online by your credit card. There are the service fee and Government fee. You can find more information in the Payment Guideline

After confirming about the payment and the order, you will send us some necessary documents in order to complete the Turkish eVisa application. Then the eVisa will be sent to you via email

You can check requirement for more information.

Step 3: Please print out your Turkish eVisa. After that, present your eVisa for checking at the airports in Istanbul. 

At the airport, you will need to spend 5-10 minutes to get the stamp on your passport by Turkey Immigration Officers.


Documents requirements to obtain eVisa to Istanbul

There are some documents you need to submit for us during your application 


  • Your personal and flight information 


  • Your recent personal photo in JPEG or PDF format


  • The scanned Bio-page of your passport in PDF format


  • A valid Debit/Credit card


How much does it cost to apply an eVisa to Istanbul?


Turkish eVisa fee includes the Government fee and the service fee. The service fee is charged for our assistance24h professional support, and processing time guarantee. Turkish eVisa fee can be paid online via Credit/Debit Card.


Service fee

  • Group of 1-2

    US$ 59.00 /person
    • After 3 business days
    • Emergency (1 business day) - Plus US$ 79.00/per
    • Rush (1 business hour) - Plus US$ 99.00/per
  • Group of 3

    Discount 3.4%

    US$ 57.00 /person
    • After 3 business days
    • Emergency (1 business day) - Plus US$ 79.00/per
    • Rush (1 business hour) - Plus US$ 99.00/per
  • Group of 4-8

    Discount 6.8%

    US$ 55.00 /person
    • After 3 business days
    • Emergency (1 business day) - Plus US$ 79.00/per
    • Rush (1 business hour) - Plus US$ 99.00/per
  • Group of more than 8

    Discount 10.2%

    US$ 53.00 /person
    • After 3 business days
    • Emergency (1 business day) - Plus US$ 79.00/per
    • Rush (1 business hour) - Plus US$ 99.00/per


  • Normal: The soonest time that your eVisa can be delivered is 3 business days after your documents provided. We assure that your visa will be delivered on time for your trip.
  • Emergency: For those who would like to get a Turkish eVisa within 1 business day
  • Rush: For those who would like to get a Turkish eVisa within 1 business hour


Government fee


Government fee for Turkish eVisa - 30 days - Single entry

Government Fee (USD)Nationality
US$ 0.00Iraq, Mexico
US$ 20.00Bhutan, Botswana, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, Madagascar, Mali, Nepal, Niger, Palestinian Territory, Philippines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Swaziland, Togo, Vanuatu
US$ 25.00East Timor, Indonesia
US$ 30.00Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe
US$ 35.00Cyprus
US$ 40.00Cambodia, Comoros, Gambia, Malawi
US$ 43.00India
US$ 45.00Suriname, Vietnam
US$ 50.00Algeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
US$ 60.00Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Pakistan, Sao Tome and Principe, Sudan, Yemen

Government fee for Turkish eVisa - 30 days - Multiple entry

Government Fee (USD)Nationality
US$ 0.00South Africa, Taiwan
US$ 15.00Armenia, Mauritius
US$ 60.00China

Government fee for Turkish eVisa - 90 days - Multiple entry

Government Fee (USD)Nationality
US$ 0.00Bahrain, Kuwait, Malta
US$ 20.00Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Croatia, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Maldives, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, United States
US$ 35.00Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom
US$ 60.00Australia, Canada, Grenada, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates


Benefits of eVisa to Istanbul service


- The whole process is performed online from anywhere, which is much more convenient and time-saving.

- Document requirements checked and made compliant with the government’s guidelines

- Information double-checked and correction; no need to reapply several times for the exactness.

- Privacy protected and information secured for customers

- 24/7/365 professional support via email, chat, and Hotline to help when in need

- eVisa recovered via email in case you lose your Turkish eVisa

- Flexible refund service fee policy for denied cases




For any assistance, please call 24h professional support center below or send an email to expert@turkeyvisagov.com

- Hotline:

United States United States: +1 989 875 0622

United Kingdom United Kingdom: +44 161 298 3979

Australia Australia: +61 8 6102 5850

South Africa South Africa: +272 1 813 9179

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