Do citizens of Schengen area countries need a visa to North Cyprus?

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Do citizens of Schengen area countries need a visa to North Cyprus?

To visit North Cyprus, citizens of the United Kingdom, the rest of Europe, Australia, Canada, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Mexico, Norway, New Zealand, Azerbaijan, South Korea, Singapore, Switzerland, and the United States do not need a visa in advance. 

Citizens of these countries can enter North Cyprus either from Ercan Airport or the South Cyprus border, and receive an automatic 30-day visitor visa for a holiday or property viewing visit.

visa to north cyprus
visa to north cyprus

Do citizens of non-Schengen countries need visa to North Cyprus?

Citizens of Armenia, Syria, and Nigeria require an advance visa and should contact either the TRNC Representative or the Turkish Embassy before departure.

Because of the flexible approach to entry visas, citizens of numerous non-Schengen countries can visit and buy property in North Cyprus.

You can also read Covid-19 travel advice when traveling to Northern Cyprus by clicking here.

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