From the whimsical landscapes of Cappadocia to the pristine white terraces of Pamukkale, Turkey beckons with attractions for every type of traveler. If you're a United States Green Card holder, this article is your gateway to getting a Turkish eVisa to explore the country.
The Turkey eVisa process can seem daunting, especially for U.S. Green Card holders. We're here to clear up the confusing and contradictory info out there.
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Turkey eVisa: What U.S. Green Card holders need to know
Here's an overview of the most important factors when checking the visa needs for your specific situation and nationality:
- Eligibility: One of the most important rules is if your passport's country of origin is eligible for the Turkey eVisa, you can apply online.
While US passport holders have recently been granted visa-exempt status for Turkey, Green Card holders still depend on their country of origin.
Check your eligibility with our handy Visa Checker Tool by entering the country where you hold a passport and Turkey as the destination.
iVisa tip: If the Turkish eVisa isn't an option for you, don't worry! Take a look at our travel reporter's guide on how to apply for a Turkey Embassy Visa – it's packed with helpful tips by a seasoned traveler to simplify the process and ace the interview.
- Visa type and duration: Depending on your nationality, you might be eligible for either a single-entry or a multiple-entry visa. The duration of stay also varies, so it's essential to check these details based on your specific case.
Turkey eVisa application made easy for holders of U.S. Green Cards
Your journey to obtaining a Turkey eVisa can be a breeze with our streamlined application process:
Step 1: Complete the application form on our user-friendly platform or app, providing details like your passport number and travel itinerary.
Step 2: Choose your preferred processing time and pay the fees on our secure payment platform with a debit/credit card, PayPal, or Amazon Pay.
Step 3: After the processing time, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation directly in your email inbox.
Your eVisa will be linked digitally to your passport number, although we always recommend printing a copy of the confirmation or saving it on your mobile device.
iVisa tip: Usually, you'll get your eVisa within a few days. For added peace of mind, opt for our Super Rush service to fast-track your application to the front of the line and get it within hours!
Turkey eVisa validity for U.S. Green Card holders
Typically, a Turkish eVisa offers multiple entries and a total stay of up to 90 days within each 180-day period.
However, these details can vary based on your passport nationality. Remember, this eVisa is for tourism purposes only; other types of visas are required for work, study, or residency.
For precise information based on your situation, use our convenient Visa Checker Tool and ensure a hassle-free entry into Turkey.
Turkish Embassy in the United States
For assistance with long-term visas, work permits, or other inquiries, it's advisable to contact the nearest Turkish Embassy or Consulate in your area. You can find the contact details of Turkish Embassies in the U.S. through the following:
Embassies and Consulates of Turkey in the United States or our Embassies Directory.
Need more info about traveling to Turkey?
U.S. Green Card holders with questions regarding Turkey visas are welcome to reach out to our customer support team. Get in touch via online chat or at [email protected] for tailored assistance.
Preparing for your arrival at Turkish airports?
For a smooth and informed arrival experience in Turkey, check out our comprehensive airport guides by our travel reporter. These will equip you with all the necessary information for major Turkish airports: