Turkey Visa for Saudi Citizens

Online Turkey Visa from Saudi Arabia

Apply for Turkey Visa from Saudi Arabia

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Online Turkey Visa Eligibility

  • Saudi citizens can apply for Online Turkey Visa
  • Saudi Arabia was a launch member of the Online Turkey Visa program
  • Saudi citizens enjoy easy and quick entry using the Online Turkey Visa program

Other Online Turkey Visa Requirements

  • Saudi citizens can apply for Online Turkey Visa
  • Online Turkey Visa is valid for arrival by land, sea or air
  • Online Turkey Visa is for short tourist, business, transit visits of upto 90 days

Online Turkey Visa from Saudi Arabia

This Online Turkey Visa is being implemented to allow visitors to easily obtain their visas online without needing to visit Turkish embassy or consulate. The Online Turkey Visa program was launched on 17th April 2013 by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Türkiye.

Saudi citizens are required to apply for a Online Turkey Visa (Turkey e-Visa) to enter Türkiye for visits upto for tourism, business, transit or medical purposes. Online Turkey Visa from Saudi Arabia is not optional, but a compulsory requirement for all Saudi citizens traveling to Türkiye for short stays. The Online Turkey Visa holders passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of departure, that is the date when you leave Türkiye.

How can I apply for Online Turkey Visa from Saudi Arabia?

The Online Turkey Visa for Saudi citizens comprises an Online Application form that can be completed in as little as five (5) minutes. It is necessary for applicants to enter information on their passport page, personal details, their contact details, like email and address.

Turkey Visa for Saudi citizens can be applied and finished online on this website and can receive the Online Turkey Visa by email. The process is extremely straightforward for the Saudi citizens. The only requirement is to have a Credit / Debit card to make an online payment and a valid email Id.

After you have paid the fees, the processing of eVisa application commences. Turkey Visa for Saudi citizens will be is sent to the email that was filled at the time of application, after they have completed the online application form with the necessary information and once the online credit card payment has been verified. In very rare circumstance, if additional documentation is required, the the applicant will be contact prior to approval of Online Turkey Visa (or Turkey e-Visa).

Requirements of Online Turkey Visa for Saudi citizens

To enter Türkiye, Saudi citizens will require an Ordinary Passport in order to apply for Turkey eVisa. Saudi citizens who have a passport of an additional nationality need to make sure they apply with the same passport that they will travel with, as the Turkey eVisa will be associated with the passport that was mentioned at the time of application. There is no need to print or present any documents at the airport, as the Onlne Turkey Visa is stored electronically against the passport in the Türkiye Immigration system.

Passport specifications for Online Turkey Visa

In order to be eligible for a visa to Turkey, foreign nationals' passports must:

  • It must be an Ordinary Passport (and not Diplomatic, Service or Official Passport)
  • Valid for a minimum of six (6) months after the arrival date.
  • Granted by a country that is eligible for Turkey eVisa
  • The same passport must be used for both the journey to Turkey and the visa application. The information on the passport and visa must match exactly.

Applicants will also require a valid credit or debit card or PayPal account to pay for the Turkey Visa Online. Saudi citizens are also required to provide a valid email address, to receive the Turkey eVisa in their inbox. The information on your Turkey Visa must match the information on your passport completely, otherwise you will need to apply for a new Turkey eVisa.

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How long can Saudi citizens stay on Turkey Visa?

Saudi citizen's departure date must be within 90 Days of arrival in Türkiye. Saudi passport holders are required to obtain a Online Turkey Visa (Turkey eVisa) even for a short duration of 1 day up to 90 Days. If the Saudi citizens intend to stay for a longer duration, then they should apply for a relevant Visa depending on their circumstances. Turkey Visa is only valid for purposes of tourism or business. If you need to study or work in Türkiye you must apply for a regular/traditional/sticker visa at your closest Türkish embassy/commission.

Frequently Asked Questions about Online Turkey Visa Online

What is the validity of Online Turkey Visa for Saudi citizens

While Turkey e-Visa is valid for a duration of 180 days, Saudi citizens can stay for upto 90 Days within the 180 day period. Online Turkey Visa (or Turkey e-Visa) is a Multiple Entry visa for Saudi citizens.

Tourist attractions for Saudi citizens in Türkiye

  • Hippie Vibes at Kabak Bay, Faralya
  • Ship Handmade Rugs And Carpets at Ottomania
  • Enjoyable Ferry Tours at Eminonu
  • Exquisite Ottoman Architecture at Selimiye Mosque
  • Enjoy a Refreshing Summer Retreat at Avsa Island
  • Breathtaking Craftsmanship at Zeugma Mosaic Museum
  • Taste of the Local Cuisine at 7 Mehmet Restaurant
  • Stunning Sculptures at Agora Open Air Museum
  • Enjoy a Picnic by the Sea at Kusadasi Castle
  • Explore Art from around the World at Arkas Art Center
  • Explore large Volcanic Mountains at Duden Waterfalls

Saudi Arabian Embassy in Türkiye


Turan Emeksiz sok no. 6 06700 G.O.P. Ankara Turkey





Please apply for a Online Turkey Visa (or Turkey e-Visa) within 72 hours of your date of departure.