Do UK citizens need a visa to enter North Cyprus?

visa to enter north cyprus

Do UK citizens need a visa to enter North Cyprus?

North Cyprus is open to British citizens for up to 90 days without a visa. However, the specific requirements for entry to and from North Cyprus are stated below.

If you are visiting North Cyprus as a UK citizen, the government recommends that your passport be valid for at least six months from the date of your arrival. UK citizens can also enter with their national identity cards.

Emergency Travel Documents from the United Kingdom are accepted for entrance, airside transit, and exit from North Cyprus.

visa to enter north cyprus
visa to enter north cyprus

Any Covid-19 requirements for UK citizens coming to North Cyprus?

Travelers from the United Kingdom who wish to visit North Cyprus must present a negative PCR test result obtained within 72 hours before arrival. Those who have been fully vaccinated or who have contracted Covid-19 within the 30-180 days before their arrival date can opt for a test at the border instead.

Do UK citizens need a visa to enter North Cyprus?

Before traveling, all passengers must complete an online Passenger Country Entry Form. You must provide a negative PCR test result, a vaccination certificate with a QR code, or documentation of having previously contracted Covid-19 (in the form of a positive PCR test result obtained 30-180 days prior to the date of arrival) where applicable. These documents must also be carried in printed form. Travelers who have not completed the vaccination program OR who have not previously contracted Covid-19 must quarantine for 5 days at their own expense at authority-designated accommodation.

visa to enter north cyprus
visa to enter north cyprus

Can UK citizens live in North Cyprus?

You’ll need to apply for temporary residency in North Cyprus if you want to live there. North Cyprus is home to nearly 10,000 British residents as well as people from all over the world, including Turkey, Russia, Scandinavia, the Middle East, and many other European countries.

You can also get information about the entry of Schengen area citizens to Northern Cyprus by clicking here.

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