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Visa for Turkey from Qatar: a short guide

You don’t need a tourist visa for a short stay in Turkey as a Qatari citizen. You can easily travel to Turkey, for tourism, or for business, for a total period of 180 days, but you cannot actually stay in the country for more than 90 days. If you need further support to check which documents you need to travel to Turkey as a Qatari national you can use also a visa service like iVisa or VisaHQ
To get a work visa for Turkey, you need to apply together with your future employer in Turkey. You can do that at your local Turkish embassy or in Turkey, read here about how to get a work permit in Turkey. If you want to find a job in Turkey you can read here on how to find a job in turkey

To get a student visa, we didn’t write an article about it yet, so for now, look at this Studee article, it’s in English so use Google Translate if you need it. But still, you need a place to study first, so look here about some good Turkish universities
At the moment, April 2021, you still need to take a test and fill up this form before arrival to enter Turkey, but for the most updated travel restrictions to Turkey check the IATA Travel Center and contact your airline before traveling. 

How to get a visa for Turkey from Qatar?

If you have a Qatari passport, you don’t need a visa. Qataris can travel to Turkey for a total period of 180 days from your first day of arrival to Turkey, but you cannot actually stay in the country for more than 90 days.

How long does it take to get a visa to Turkey?

None because you don’t need a visa with a Qatari passport. Still, if you want someone to check that you have all the necessary documents to enter Turkey you should contact iVisa for a quick answer.

How to get help with your visa application?

None because you don’t need a visa with a Qatari passport. Still, if you want someone to check that you have all the necessary documents to enter Turkey you should contact iVisa for a quick answer.

If you need quick personalized help with the documents that you need for Turkey, you can go through a reliable service, like iVisa.

Ask more help for Qatari nationals at iVisa 

Where do I apply for a Turkish visa?

You can go to e-Visa Electronic Visa Application System of the Republic of Turkey to check that Qatari citizens don’t need a Turkish visa.

How much is a visa for Turkey for Qataris?

It’s free, with no visa fees for Kuwaiti passports. 

Can Qatari citizens get a visa on arrival in Turkey?

YES, as you don’t need a visa but you’ll a stamp on your passport when you enter Turkey. Qataris can travel to Turkey for a total period of 180 days from your first day of arrival to Turkey, but you cannot actually stay in the country for more than 90 days. 


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The cover picture above is Eminönü İskele, Turkey. Photo by Osman Köycü on Unsplash.

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