Yes - A visa is required for travel to Turkey

Thursday, August 6, 2020

An electronic visa, called an e-Visa, is required for travel to Turkey for a stay of up to 90 days for tourism or for business.

The Turkish e-Visa is issued and stored electronically. The traveler will not receive any document in the mail. The approval notification will be sent electronically (via email).


Turkey Visa Application Form:

Simply complete this Turkey E-Visa Application Form, then scan or save this file to your computer and upload it online by pressing the 'Start Your Order' button.
Los Angeles:The Consulate of Turkey has instituted an online visa application form. The application must be completed online then printed.  Please visit and select your language, then "United States of America" and "Turkish Consulate General Los Angeles".  You will then click Visa and Visa Pre-Application to access the online form. Your visa application must:

  • Include answers for all fields
  • Upload all required documents
  • Ensure personal, contact and travel information is entered correctly
  • If you are not applying for a tourist visa and are staying in a hotel, you must include host or contact person information

Visa Validity:

An e-Visa for travel to Turkey is generally valid for 180 days from the date of issue and allows multiple entries with a stay of up to 90 days per visit to Turkey, at the discretion of the Turkish government.

Visa Processing Time:

The Turkish e-Visa can be processed within 24 hours or less.

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

How to Apply for a Visa to Turkey

  • Review the requirements to apply for your visa
  • Gather your documents and complete the forms
  • Ship your documents to our office

Where to Apply for Your Turkish Visa

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Chicago :

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin

Travisa - Chicago
111 East Wacker Drive, Suite 512
Chicago, IL 60601
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Houston :

Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas

Travisa - Houston
2 Greenway Plaza Suite 200
Houston, TX 77046
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Los Angeles :

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming

Travisa - Los Angeles
5757 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 570
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in New York :

Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Vermont

Travisa - New York
60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 106-107 Lobby
New York, NY 10165
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Washington, DC :

District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia

Travisa - Washington, DC
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: 877-876-3266