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Visa at airport question

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Visa at airport question

We arrive at Istanbul airport late at night from US. Is the visa window open through the night? Thanks!

Cirali / Antalya
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1. Re: Visa at airport question

yes open for all flights arriving at at time.

you can apply before your arrival with the new e-vsa system

https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/

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2. Re: Visa at airport question

Thank you so much for posting this link!

Cirali / Antalya
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3. Re: Visa at airport question

Sharon C..your welcome :=)

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4. Re: Visa at airport question

I just purchased two Visa's yesterday online for travel next week and the website worked easily and I printed them with no problems.

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Frankly, I would wait until you get to the airport- unless you arrive in the morning. The VISA line was easy to find, no line and we were in and out in about 2 mins.

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Is there really a reason for waiting? If the website works and charges and same amount as the airport office what are the advantages of waiting? I'll be arriving in about a month and was going to go ahead and get mine.

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7. Re: Visa at airport question

there is no difference if you get your visa before or when you arrive..the choice is yours..however I could see a day in the not so far off future that they my require all visas to be done before your trips to turkey..but yes you can get it at the visa desk upon your arrival and then to to immigration

either way it is 20 US dollars pp for US citizens

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It's 60 to get it online and 20 at the airport.. I know where i'll be purchasing mine.

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9. Re: Visa at airport question

You will find that a Turkish visa for Australians was increased 12 months ago and some information sites do not show the correct cost.

It is now $60US or EUR45...at the point of entry.

Much easier to do the e-visa ...same price!

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10. Re: Visa at airport question

I have just returned from Istanbul and got my visa online.It was well worth it as 3 planes landed at the same time and the queues were horrendous.