Turkey

A Visa is REQUIRED for any travel to Turkey.

Gather, complete, and submit the requirements below.

Tourist Visa Requirements

  • Original, signed U. S. Passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity beyond stay in Turkey, with adequate unused visa pages to allow for entry and exit stamps upon arrival and departure from Turkey.  Note* Amendment pages in the back of your passport are NOT to be used for entry and exit stamps or visa issuance.
  • Visa Application Form. Please download, print, complete and sign the Visa application.
  • 1 Recent Passport-type photograph (2″ x 2″) in color, front view with white background.
  • Bank Statement. A copy of the applicant’s most recent monthly bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds in the amount of USD 100 per day of stay. The statement must clearly show the applicant’s name as the account holder, the balances of the accounts, and the date of the statement.
  • Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or confirmed itinerary.
  • Hotel Reservations. Copy of hotel reservations (Applicant’s name must be on Hotel Reservation).

 

Business Visa Requirements

  • Original, signed U. S. Passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity beyond stay in Turkey, with adequate unused visa pages to allow for entry and exit stamps upon arrival and departure from Turkey.  Note* Amendment pages in the back of your passport are NOT to be used for entry and exit stamps or visa issuance.
  • Visa Application Form. Please download, print, complete and sign the Visa application.
  • 1 Recent Passport-type photograph (2″ x 2″) in color, front view with white background.
  • Hotel Reservations. Copy of hotel reservations (Applicant’s name must be on Hotel Reservation).
  • Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or confirmed itinerary.
  • Business Letter. A business letter from the sending company in the US. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to “The Consulate of Turkey”, and signed by a senior manager (an equivalent to Vice-President or above). The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    • Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    • State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Turkey.
    • State the expected duration of the visit and the periodicity of any future trips.
    • Guarantee of sufficient funds for travel.
    • Furthermore, the sending company shall specifically attest to each of the following statements:
      • The visa applicant will maintain his or her residency in the United States.
      • The visa applicant’s trip to Turkey is of a short-term nature.
      • The goal of the visa applicant’s trip to Turkey is strictly for business meetings not involving any technical assistance or training.
      • The visa applicant has no intention to immigrate to Turkey and will not exceed the legally authorized stay per visit.
  • Business Invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Turkey. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to “Consulate General of Turkey, Visa Section”, and signed by a senior manager, Vice-President or above. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    • Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    • State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in Turkey.
    • Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (ie. a single entry business visa).

 

Instructions

Please send the passport(s) and all completed documents to the address below:

Atlas Visa Services, Inc.
1751 Clarendon Blvd
Arlington, VA 22209

Service Fees

Fee Type Duration Processing Consular Fee Service Fee Total Fee
Tourist & Business- Single Entry 90 days 5 business days after set appointment $165 $100 $265
Tourist & Business- Multiple Entry 90 days 5 business days after set appointment $205 $100 $305

Other Information

FedEx Options

  • $29.50 Fed Ex Letter (Not Including AL +HI – USA ONLY)
  • $75.00 Fed Ex Envelope (First Overnight – Overweight package)
  • $48.50 Fed Ex (Saturday Delivery – USA ONLY)

Questions? Need Assistance?

Call us at 703-418-0800

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