Country Entrance Requirements: Note that citizens of many countries in the world do not need visa while traveling to Turkey or it is possible to obtain a visa upon arrival at the airport for a reasonable fee.
Countries that any type of passport, including ordinary passport, holders are exempted from visa (exemption varies up to 90 days, please check 'http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa' for details and updates): Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rika, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of PRC, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Macao Special Administration Region of PRC, Malaysia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Russian Federation, St Cristopher Nevis, San Marino, Serbia, Sychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Republic of Korea (South Korea), Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunusia, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vatican, and Venezuella.
Countries that ‘official type’ of passport holders are exempted from visa (exemption varies up to 90 days, please check 'http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa' for details and updates): Algeria, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, People’s Republic of China, Croatia, Cuba, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Fiji, Grenada, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Kuwait, Maldives, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
In any case, it is advised to check from a Turkish consulate in your country if you need a visa before your departure to Turkey. For further information, please visit the official web site of Republic of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs or links below:
- Visa Information
- Countries whose citizens are allowed to enter Turkey with their national ID’s
- Visa Fees by 2014
- FAQs on e-Visa
- e-Visa Application
- Visa Form