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  • MasksRequired in some cases
  • COVID TestPCR/certificate required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineIn some cases
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: July 18, 2021
Reviewed: October 22, 2021
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Turkey has opened its borders and is resuming flights on a country-by-country basis, while some domestic restrictions are being lifted.

Can I travel to Turkey?

  • Turkey has opened most of its borders, except for the border with Iran, and flights are resuming on a country by country basis.
  • Foreign nationals arriving to Turkey must register online 72 hours in advance.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Turkey?

  • Anyone arriving to Turkey without test results, might be required to self-quarantine or quarantine in a government facility.
  • Arrivals from Brazil, South Africa, Nepal, and Sri Lanka must quarantine on government-designated facility for 14 days.
  • Arrivals from Bangladesh, India, or Pakistan must quarantine on government-designated facility for 10 days.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Turkey?

  • All arrivals to Turkey will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours, and will undergo screening of symptoms.
  • Vaccinated arrivals are exempt.
  • Arrivals from Bangladesh, India, the UK, Iran, Egypt, Singapore or Pakistan are required to present a test, regardless of vaccination status.

Is public transportation open in Turkey?

Public transportation in Turkey is operating in limited capacity.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Turkey?

Restaurants and cafes in Turkey are open for with limited working hours.

Are businesses and attractions open in Turkey?

Non-essential businesses and attractions in Turkey are open, with health measures in place.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Turkey?

Wearing face masks is required in public indoor places and public transport.


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