Application Centre for visa applications

In order to further improve efficiency in handling visa applications, a specific Swedish Application Center is operative at VFS Global at the below address:

Swedish Visa Application Centre
Cumhuriyet Caddesi 193
343 80 Harbiye, Sisli
Istanbul

Opening Hours

Submission of Application (after booking an appointment):   08:30 - 12:30 hrs (week days) Except Holidays

Passport Collection: 14:30 - 16:30 hrs (week days) Except Holidays

VFS's telephone: 0212 - 373 58 03
Telephone Hours: 08:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 17:00, (week days) Except Holidays

E-mail: info.swtr@vfshelpline.com
Website: https://www.vfsglobal.se/Turkey/Istanbul/

Note
Processing time will be 4-15 working days depending on the season and workload. VFS's service fee is 100 TL.

It is also possible to submit a visa application directly to the Consulate General. In this case an appointment at the Consulate is necessary. To make the appointment, contact VFS at 0212-373 58 03. This service is free of charge. The process for these applications takes approximately 14 days.