In accordance with the guidance published by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation in the Turkish government and for healthy and safe travel certain flight restrictions apply for arrivals to Turkey as below
Except Transit Passengers and Children less than 6 years old.
All passengers who intend to enter Turkey after March 14th are required to fill Turkey Traveler Entry Form 72 hours prior to departure and a private HES code will be created automatically by the given information for each visitor in order to contain the spread of Coronavirus.
In this way, passengers will be able to use their HES code throughout their journey and during their stay in Turkey.
Passengers should print out the passenger clearance or have a soft copy of it on their mobile, tablet devices and present it to flight operator staff during check-in.
A private HES code is a personal code implemented by the Turkish Ministry of Health to reduce the presence and prevent passengers who are positive or have contact with a positive patient to be on board in Domestic and International Flights during controlled social life conditions.
HES stand for (Hayat Eve Sığar ) in Turkish language which means ( Life Fits Into Home) in English, the code helps you safely share your Covid-19 risk status with individuals and institutions for activities like travel and transportation.
It is mandatory to have a valid HES (Hayat Eve Sığar) code when purchasing a Bus, Train, Plane ticket, long-distance transportation travel and travel between and inside the cities in Turkey.
You may face Administrative and Legal sanctions or you may not be permitted to enter Turkey in case you haven’t filled in the form correctly or giving misleading statements
Before you start to fill the form you'll Need :
- Your identification documents.
- Your travel information.
You will provide information about your Passport and Itinerary ( Full name, Passport No, Nationality, and Current Living Location, Details of the places that you have visited over the last 10 days, Arrival Date to Turkey, Air Carriers and Flight Number ).
In addition to your contact information ( E-mail Address, Phone Number ) you should also specify your address, where you will stay in Turkey.
You should fill in the passenger clearance within the last 72 hours before your trip.
Please answer all questions thoroughly and accurately to protect your and your loved one's health during the Covid-19 pandemic.
A private HES code will be created automatically based on the given information.
We will be in contact with you in case of any contact with Covid-19 patient during your travel and stay in Turkey using the HES Code information. For this reason, the accuracy and update ability of the information is so important.
Based on your HES code your Information will be checked at the Turkish Republic borders.
Not filling the form or giving misleading statements, you potentially expose yourself to legal liability. you might also prevent from enterıng Turkey. (Unless you are a Turkish Citizen or residence permit holder ).
Anyone flying into Turkey must submit the online passenger statement, no more than 72 hours before the scheduled departure.
The form is for:
Your identification, passport, contact, travel information, will be processed On this website to inform you about the latest and related news to the Covid-19 pandemic.
and to protect you and your family during your visit to Turkey.
We will contact you in emergency cases that you or someone you come in contact with during your trip and stay in Turkey has a Coronavirus risk.
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