Departure Fee

Turkish citizens flying to international destinations are required to pay TL 150 departure fee per person. Turkish citizens, who reside abroad (as from the date of departure), or are under the age of 7, or are the staff/crew of commercial cargo/passenger aircraft are exempt from this fee.

Those who leave the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus with an identity and the crew of land, sea, air and railway public transport and freight transport vehicles making trips abroad for commercial purposes (…) (1) are not charged a departure fee. (1)

(1) The phrase “… and the citizens of the Republic of Turkey determined by the Council of Ministers…” in this paragraph has been annulled by the Decision of the Constitutional Court dated 29/1/2014 and numbered E.: 2013/66, K.: 2014/19.
(Law No. 5597 dated 8/3/2007)(Changed: 28/3/2013-6455/52 md)

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport Customs Accounting Office:
00 90 216 588 88 26 - 00 90 216 588 88 27

There are Duty Stamp Kiosks next to the C1-D1-E1-G1-H1 check-in counter before the passport control area on the depature floor. It can be purchased from kiosks by credit card or cash.