Turkey Visa For French Passport Holders

Turkey eVisa Requirements from French

Turkey Visa for French citizens

Are you a citizen of France planning a trip to Turkey? Navigating the visa requirements is an essential step in ensuring a smooth and hassle-free journey. Here's all you need to know about obtaining a visa for your visit to Turkey:


Types of Turkey Visa for French citizens

  1. Tourist Visa:

Purpose: Intended for individuals traveling to Turkey for leisure, tourism, or visiting friends and family.

Validity: Allows for stays of up to 90 days within a 180-day period.

  1. Business Visa:

Purpose: Designed for French citizens traveling to Turkey for business-related activities, such as attending conferences, meetings, or conducting commercial negotiations.

Validity: Similar to the tourist visa, it allows stays of up to 90 days within a 180-day period.

  1. Student Visa:

For French citizens pursuing higher education in Turkey, typically requiring acceptance into a Turkish educational institution and proof of sufficient funds.

  1. Work Visa:

Necessary for French citizens seeking employment or engaging in professional activities in Turkey, usually obtained through sponsorship from a Turkish employer.

  1. Residence Permit:

Required for French citizens planning to stay in Turkey for longer durations (beyond 90 days) for purposes such as work, study, or retirement.

Eligibility for Turkey Visa as French Citizen

French citizens do not need a visa to enter Turkey for short-term stays. Simply ensure you have a valid French passport and adhere to the other entry requirements.

  • Visa-free entry: French passport holders are exempt from visas for stays up to 90 days within a 180-day period.
  • Passport validity: Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months after your arrival in Turkey.
  • Longer stays: If you plan to stay in Turkey for longer than 90 days, you will need to apply for a visa at the Turkish Embassy or Consulate in France before your travel.

Document Requirements of Turkey Visa for French citizens

  • Valid Passport: Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended stay in Turkey and have at least two blank pages for visa stamps.
  • Visa Application Form: The completed and signed visa application form, access from the official VisitsVisa website
  • Passport-Sized Photographs: Two recently taken passport-sized photographs with a white background.
  • Proof of Accommodation: Confirmed hotel reservations or bookings for your entire stay in Turkey.
  • Proof of Travel: Confirmed flight tickets or other travel documents showing your arrival and departure from Turkey.
  • Proof of Financial Means: Bank statements, salary slips, or other documents demonstrating your ability to financially support your stay in Turkey.
  • Travel Insurance: A valid travel insurance policy covering medical expenses and repatriation costs.
  • Employment proof: Letter from your employer or proof of self-employment.
  • Invitation letter: If visiting on invitation, an invitation letter from your host in Turkey.
  • Covering letter: A personalized letter explaining your travel purpose and itinerary.
  • Proof of ties to your home country: Documents showing you have reasons to return home after your trip.

How To Apply for Turkey Visa

  • Online Application: Visit the official VisitsVisa website to initiate your application.
  • Complete Form: Fill out the online application form accurately with all required information.
  • Upload Documents: Scan and upload the necessary documents, including a clear copy of your passport bio-page.
  • Payment: Pay the visa processing fee using a valid credit or debit card.
  • Confirmation: After successful submission and payment, you'll receive a confirmation email with your application reference number.
  • Visa Approval: Processing times vary but generally take a few days. You'll receive an email once your e-Visa is approved.
  • Print e-Visa: Print out your e-Visa and carry it with you during your travel to Turkey.

Turkey Visa fee for French citizens

The visa fee for French citizens may vary from 99$ depending on the type of visa applied for.

Payments are typically made online at the time of application.

FAQs About Turkey Visa For French Citizen & Other Topics.

Yes, French citizens generally need a visa to visit Turkey

  • Tourist Visa: Single or multiple entry for leisure travel.
  • Business Visa: Single or multiple entry for business purposes.
  • Seamen's Visa: For crew members on ships calling at Turkish ports.
  • Work Permit: Required for employment in turkey.
  • Student Visa: For education stays in turkey.
  • Medical Visa: For seeking medical treatment in turkey.
  • Film Shooting Purpose Visa: For film production work in turkey.

You can apply online at our official website VisitsVisa.

Every French citizen with a valid French passport and clean criminal record

  • Original passport
  • Visa application form
  • Passport-sized photographs
  • Travel insurance
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Proof of travel

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding the cost of a Turkey Visa for citizens of French , I recommend checking with the VisitsVisa experts.

Visit the official VisitsVisa website and follow the instructions.

You can check it with the authorities .

No, as such there is no age restriction for Turkey Visa .

Contact to the embassy or our visa expert for more details.

In some case it is possible to get visa within 24 hours.

Yes, we respect the privacy of our customers

No, Visa application fee is non refundable

There are different types of visa available you need to check out with the experts.

Yes, you need to apply for separate visa