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Turkey Visa Guide for Filipinos 2024

Updated: Jan 6

For Filipinos, there are two types of visas when you wish to enter Turkey. The E-Visa and the “Regular” Sticker Visa.


Who is eligible for E-visa?

Philippine passport holders who have valid visa or residence permit from US, Schengen, UK, or Ireland Visa is eligible. Take note that if your visa has already expired, then you are no longer eligible.

How to apply for E-visa?

Follow the online procedure for your Turkey E-Visa here.

** Note: there are many copy cat websites that pose to be the official E-visa website of Turkey. The forms and website design look similar to the official one except that they charge 2-5x higher than what is really required.

The instructions are straightforward; But should you need assistance for E-visa, International Journeys can assist for PHP2,000 inclusive of visa and assistance fee.

Processing time for E-Visa:

Immediate. Your E-visa will be emailed to you right after you finish payment.


Regular "Sticker" Visa

If you are not eligible for an E-visa, then you have to obtain a regular sticker visa. Documents will be submitted and processed through TR Agent, who is the third-party company solely accredited by the Turkish Embassy to handle visa processing.

**We can only assist if you have a tour booking with International Journeys.**

Quick Information

Visa Fee:

  • Through International Journeys: USD 250

    • Inclusive of USD160 Visa Fee + USD30 Mandatory Travel Insurance + USD60 IJ Assistance Fee

  • Expedite Fee: additional USD 65

  • Bring USD CASH on date of application

Processing Time:

  • 45 working days - Regular

  • 25 working days - Expedite

  • Approximate time and is not guaranteed

Personal Appearance:

  • Personal Appearance is Required

  • If you are from the provinces with proof of address and your bank documents are addressed in the same province, then you may be exempt from appearance. Confirm with the IJ team if you are eligible for non-appearance.

Document Requirements

All applicants are required to submit the following documents:

1. Turkey Visa Application Form

2. Two (2) pcs. 2 x 2 Visa Photograph

  • Must be taken within the last 6 months

  • In color

  • Must be biometric type with white background.

3. Original Passport

  • Valid for at least 6 months prior to departure

  • If with past Turkish visa, include photocopy of old passport and old visa.

4. Original PSA Birth Certificate

5. Original PSA Marriage Certificate, if applicable

6. Photocopy of Individual Latest Income Tax Return (ITR)

7. Original Bank Certificate

  • Showing sufficient funds covering all costs (6 months updated)

  • Addressed to the Embassy of Turkey (see address below)

8. Original Bank Statement

  • Showing sufficient funds covering all costs (6 months updated)

  • Addressed to the Embassy of Turkey (see address below)

9. Additional Documents based on your situation: see below


1. Original Signed and Sealed Certificate of Employment

  • Must be Signed and Sealed

  • Must be hand-signed. Digital signature are not allowed.

2. Working Record Monthly / Annual Income






Where should I address the documents for Turkish Embassy?

The Embassy of the Republic of Türkiye

2268 Paraiso, Makati, 1222 Metro Manila

Where should I go for personal appearance?

AGENTTR AGENCY CONSULTANCY INC. Petron Mega Plaza Tower, Unit 17e, Gil Puyat Ave., Makati

Where to submit the documents?

Visa Receiving Office

International Journeys Visa Office

Z Square Mall, 886 Banawe Street, Quezon City, Philippines

Contact Numbers:

Visa Officer - Ann: 0917 622 5254

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International Journeys summarized the above Turkey visa application guide and no part may be copied or reproduced without prior written consent.

Visa Conditions:

  • Visa approval is not guaranteed and is still under the final discretion of the consul.

  • Processing time indicated is based on average application time. It is not guaranteed and may be delayed if additional documents are required by the embassy.

  • Do not purchase your tickets before your visas are issued and approved. International Journeys will not be liable for any unused travel products in the case of visa denial or if the release of visa has been delayed.

  • International Journeys will not accept visa application with departure date scheduled within 3 weeks from the date of submission.

  • Any request for early release and pulling out/cancellation of application is not permitted once the documents are submitted to the Turkish Embassy.


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