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Questions tagged [turkish-citizens]

For questions specifically about people travelling with Turkish passports.

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UK Border control always takes me under investigation. Why it could be?

I am Turkish citizen. I have Turkish Passport. I live in Germany. I have 2 years valid UK visa. I frequently fly from Germany to London. And each time, the UK Border Police checks my documents, ...
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Italian Ricevuta / Travelling outside of Schengen

I am a Turkish citizen who studies in Italy. My permesso di soggiorno (residence permit) is expired and I made an application for renewal. I have my ricevuta from the post office. I left Italy 10 days ...
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Am I eligible for tax refund if I shop before my residence permit starts?

I'm a Turkish citizen and will get UK residence permit (Tier 2 visa) soon. Turkish citizens living abroad are eligible for tax refund in Turkey according to this official website. It says that the ...
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Visa requirements for a 2-week holiday to Canada

I am a Turkish citizen married to a British citizen living in the UK. I have an indefinite leave to remain residency permit. What documents do I need for a 2-week holiday to Canada?
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Traveling to out of EU with refugee travel document

I live in Poland with refugee status. I know that I am free to travel within Europe with my permit and travel document. What about traveling to South America? I am originally from Turkey, and Turkey ...
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Valid USA visa on an old passport of different type

I used to have a "special" Turkish passport, as a dependent of my father who works at the government. I have a valid USA B1/B2 visa on there. I obtained a new passport after I got a job, as my ...
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UK visa for non-EU citizen living in Germany [closed]

My fiancée lives in Germany. She is Turkish and has a 4-year-old who's a German citizen. She has a residence permit in Germany. Can I ask how I can bring her to the UK?
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Is it a problem that I've traveled to the US unemployed, in terms of applying for other visas? [closed]

I am currently employed and if I can get the visitor visa I will be travelling to the US in March. I am planning to visit the UK in August as well. The potential issue is I will be unemployed in ...
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Can I enter Italy with my French titre de séjour after my permesso di soggiono expired?

I’m studying in Italy and had a permesso di soggiorno which expired a few months ago. However, I also have a French permit of stay (titre de séjour) because of my dad’s work. Can I enter Italy with ...
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Travelling in the EU with an expired visa [duplicate]

I am studying as a full-time student in Latvia. We have already booked our flights for Christmas to Germany between December 21 and January 4. But the Latvian government prolonged my application for a ...
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Should a non-EU citizen always carry his/her passport in Germany?

The new EU-like Turkish ID cards are not valid in the EU countries yet, but I wonder if I need to carry my passport while already in an EU country (e.g. Germany). Unlike this question, I don't intend ...
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Visa requirement with a residence permit from Greece

I am of Turkish nationality and have a residence permit from Greece. If I fly from Turkey directly to Germany, do I need a visa?
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Can you travel to the US with a visa in an expired passport if your new passport is a service passport?

I know that valid US visas in expired passports can be used to travel to the US as long as both passports are presented at the border. However, this information seems to be put on different official ...
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Amsterdam transit with Turkish passport [duplicate]

I am flying to US with a transit in Amsterdam for 15 hours. I have a Turkish passport and f1 visa for US. Do I need a visa for transit in Amsterdam?
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How much would it cost for a Turkish citizen to obtain a Mexico visa

According to Wikipedia, Turkish citizens only need some online authorization rather than a visa to enter Mexico. Is that correct? How much does it cost?
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Schengen visa processing time is legally 15 days in Turkey. Why?

A few months ago I sent an e-mail to German consulate in Turkey (Istanbul) to ask the status of my C-type visa application. They replied and also told me that the legal processing time for Schengen ...
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Do I need to get airport transit visa in Denmark or Sweden transits while having a long-term student visa for the UK [duplicate]

I am a Turkish citizen who has only Tier-4 student visa for the UK. And I am just wondering whether I would face any problems while travelling through Istanbul - Københav (Denmark) (transit)- ...
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Travelling to Denmark with permit of stay receipt only

I am a Turkish citizen, currently residing in Italy as a student. At the first time I was going to come to Italy, 2 years ago, I had acquired a 1-year valid D-type student Schengen visa from Italian ...
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Do I need a transit visa as a Turkish citizen (with EEA permit) to transit from London Stansted? [duplicate]

I am a Turkish citizen who is studying in Germany (with EEA residence permit & studium visa). I need to attend a conference in Toulouse, France and many of the flights are connected to London. My ...
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Visa to Romania for Turkish passport holder

I have a Turkish passport. Can I get a visa upon arrival at the airport in Romania, or do I need to apply in advance at their Consulate? If I need to apply in advance, can I apply in Abu Dhabi even ...
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Transit visa for Romania

My wife is a Turkish citizen and we are traveling to Bulgaria by air. On the trip home we will have a short 45-minute stopover in Romania. Does she need to get a transit visa for Romania?
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How can I get Schengen visa that will be valid for at least 60 days?

For the last couple of years (after Arab Spring and IS), getting s Schengen visa got much harder for those who are Turkish. Last year, I applied for a tourist visa for Germany and was shocked when I ...
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Do I need to reapply for a DS-160 if I had it before?

I am a Turkish citizen who had an F-1 visa until the Summer of 2016, since I was a student in USA. Now I will need to travel to US for a conference and will apply for a B-1/B-2 visa soon. Do I need ...
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Do EU residents who are citizen of a non-EU country need a transit visa in London?

I will travel to US for a conference at the end of the April, and I might be using British Airways which has a connecting flight in London. I am working in Spain and have a residence permit (since ...
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Schengen visa for short stay in Belgium: what type and purpose should I select?

I am applying for 5 days of training in Belgium and for that purpose I need to apply for a Schengen visa. I am confused about two things: Should I apply for a study visa or tourist visa? What should ...
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Schengen visa from UK French consulate [closed]

I am going to be in UK for six weeks for research purposes, doing my PhD currently. I have a friend's wedding in France I'd really like to go so need a visa for a couple of days. How hard it is? I ...
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What do “RIC” and “RE” on Armenian passport stamps mean?

I'm a Turkish student studying in Armenia and while we were crossing the land border with my Israeli friend, no one else but us got these abbreviations (I guess) written on our passport stamps (and we ...
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Travelling with Swiss Residence Permit -from Turkey to Belgium

Can I travel from Turkey to Belgium with a Swiss residence permit?
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Can I (Turkish ) travel to Europe with my husband (British) without a Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

I am Turkish and my husband is British. We live in UAE and I have UAE residency. I am planning to travel to France with him. Is it possible to enter France without Schengen visa? ( I already have ...
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UK visit visa: what to specify for monthly income when income varies?

Currently applying for a 2 week visit visa for my Turkish fiance. He works and helps run his family business all year this job is paid cash which my fiance then deposits into his bank on payday and ...
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Traveling to Mexico with Electronic Authorization System from a land border

I am planning to travel to Mexico by crossing a land border from the United States. I am a Turkish citizen so I need to register to the Electronic Authorization System. I have been problems with ...
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What is the customs process after entering Frankfurt International Airport?

For example, I have the Schengen visa issued by the embassy of Germany in Turkey. I've gotten the exit stamps on my Turkish passport and boarded the plane at the Ataturk International Airport in ...
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Is it possible to join someone to help them with the border security process at the airport?

As a Turkish citizen, I have lived in Ireland for over a year now. My wife is planning to visit me before the end of the year. She will board a plane from Turkey, and I will pick her up from the ...
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Do I need a Transit visa for Bulgaria with a Blue Card?

I am a Turkish citizen with a Blue Card living in Berlin and travel from Athens back to Berlin. Flight has a stop in Sofia and I would like to know if I need a transit visa for Bulgaria and I am able ...
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Turkish citizen travelling through the United Kingdom [duplicate]

Next month, I am travelling to the USA through the UK, landing at Heathrow and going to Gatwick for the flight to New York. Do I need a some sort of visa when I am changing airports? I am Turkish ...
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Schengen Area Transit [duplicate]

I will be flying to Istanbul from Miami and I have a connection flight in Copenhagen. The flight from Miami to Copenhagen and Copenhagen to Istanbul are not operated by the same airline so I have to ...
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Going to Poland with a connecting flight in Greece [duplicate]

I am going to Poland on 16th of September and have an Erasmus type D visa. I fly from Turkey through Athens, Greece, with a 1.5 hour layover before my flight to Warsaw. Do I need a transit visa for ...
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How to apply for a Schengen visa from the UK if my visa expires in less than 90 days?

This is what Schengen countries say on their visa page UK residence permit (original and copy): valid for at least 90 days beyond the return date of the trip to the Schengen area. Reference : http:...
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My boyfriend is Turkish citizen but has a green card. Does he need a visa to visit me in Spain? [closed]

My boyfriend is Turkish citizen but has a green card. Does he need a visa to visit me in Spain? I read in a website that is not necessary, but in other places yes I'm confused, can someone help me ...
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Travel without residence permit in schengen zone [duplicate]

I live in Poland. I am a citizen of Turkey, so I am a non-EU citizen. Few days ago i lost my residence card and in 7-8 days i will go to Italy for a nice trip. I know it's a domestic flight from ...
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Am I an EU/EAA passenger? Ryanair

I am Turkish but I live in Sweden and I own a permanent residence there. Passport is Turkish and all but I have an ID (local ID just for Sweden) and the residence card. So do I have to check in at the ...
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Belarus/Russia border and passport control

What is the status with the Russia/Belarus border? I am guessing there is still passport control. If there isn't, what does a traveller need to do after crossing the border? For my case, I am Turkish,...
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Which cities should I visit in China to feel and live the three kingdoms era? [closed]

I am really interested in the three kingdoms era (Wei, Shu, Wu) in China. Next year in September I wish to go to China for my honeymoon. My primary purpose is to visit the temples dedicated to ...
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Extension of Schengen visa as a student

As a Turkish citizen I will be going to Czech Republic in February as an Erasmus student for a term. Since the visa will be based on the educational term it will probably end around at the end of June....
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Traveling in Schengen area before going to the country that my type D visa is for

I will have the Type D (National) Visa for Poland in few weeks. (I will be a student in a university) All other questions are about to go to the Schengen area after they visited the country which ...
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Length of stay in the Schengen area with a Turkish “special passport” [duplicate]

I have a Turkish “special passport” which exempts me from the requirement to hold a visa for the Schengen area. My arrival date is: 13 June 2015, 11.00am My departure date is: 10 September 2015, 11....
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Zurich to Japan and South Korea for three weeks [closed]

I'm planning to travel alone to Japan and South Korea for three weeks (20 June - 12 July, 2015) and I'll depart from Zurich, Switzerland. My main question is about getting to both places, which is a ...
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Pakistan offers a visa on arrival to Turkish tourists holding a Schengen/UK/US visa. What if I am a dual Turkish/British citizen?

I have obtained the information from Timatic A further question is whether it would be possible to get a UK visa in my Turkish passport, to avoid any such ambiguities in future.
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Schengen overstay penalty / effect on next Schengen visit?

I have been visiting Denmark with my C type tourist visa which was valid from 21.09.2014-21.03.2015 multiple entry and duration of stay 90 days. I didn't know about the 90/180 day rule so without ...
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Applying UK Citizenship from Northern Cyprus [closed]

I have double citizenship from Turkey and Northern Cyprus. I know that getting UK visa from NC is very easy, and I also heard of many cypriots became UK citizen. I really consider applying for myself ...