The visa fee for a single-entry tourist visa for US citizens is $60. The fee for a multiple-entry tourist visa is $90. Business visas cost $160, student visas cost $200, and work visas cost $250.
All visa fees are non-refundable.
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How To Apply for a Turkish Visa
US citizens can apply for a Turkish visa online or at a Turkish embassy or consulate.
To apply online, you must create an account on the Turkish e-Visa website. Once you have created an account, you can complete the visa application form and upload the required documents.
The required documents for a Turkish visa application include:
- A passport valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended date of entry into Turkey
- A recent passport-style photograph
- A copy of your round-trip flight itinerary
- Proof of accommodation in Turkey
If you are applying for a business visa, you must also provide a letter of invitation from a Turkish company. If you are applying for a student visa, you must provide a letter of acceptance from a Turkish school.
Once you have submitted your visa application, you can pay the visa fee online. The processing time for a Turkish visa is typically 3-5 business days.
Visa-Free Entry for US Citizens
US citizens can enter Turkey visa-free for up to 90 days within 180 days. To enter Turkey visa-free, you must have a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended departure date from Turkey.
If you wish to extend your stay in Turkey, you can apply for a visa extension at the Turkish Directorate General of Migration Management. The fee for a visa extension is $60.
For more information on Turkish visas, please visit the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.