You can make a planned trip to Oman by obtaining an Oman visa. Foreign nationals can apply to Oman for short-term visas (tourist visa, eVisa) for temporary reasons (tourism, cultural, business, and other short-term purposes). If you would like to stay for a longer period for any reason (e.g., study, work, etc.), you can also apply for a long-term visa for Oman.
Visas to Oman are broadly divided into tourist visa, employment visa, visa to visit relatives/friends, family/resident visa, resident investor and student visa, and transit visa. They can be issued as single entry, double-entry, or multiple entry visas. A single entry visa allows a single entry, while holders of a double-entry visa may travel twice within a predetermined period, and a multiple entry visa allows consecutive visits. E-visa applications can be processed online, while citizens of some countries are entitled to obtain a visa on arrival.
Oman e visa is an online method of obtaining a visa to travel to Oman.
The Sultanate of Oman introduced an e-visa on 21 March 2018. tourist, business, and express visa applications can be submitted online. Thus, as of 21 March 2018, tourist or express visas are no longer issued by the police at Oman's borders (airports and border posts, and consular offices of countries exempted from Oman's visa regime).
E-visa to Oman has different types; you can check out our website at the visa policy section.
If you are not eligible for Oman eVisa, you can also apply for a short-stay tourist visa on paper for your trip to Oman. Oman tourist visa is issued to applicants intending to visit Oman for tourism and sightseeing purposes.
An applicant is only eligible if they meet the requirements. The main requirements are:
To apply for a visa to Oman, you can visit the "Services" section on our website and then choose your nationality and country of residence, where you will find all the information you need.
The Oman visa is issued only after filling in the application form with the relevant details and paying in full. Processing time varies depending on the urgency of the visa.
We recommend you apply for a visa within 1 month of your travel date. So that it will not delay or cancel your trip.
The fee for an eVisa to Oman is 5 OMR for a 10-day valid eVisa, 20 OMR for a 30-day valid eVisa, and 50 OMR for one year valid multiple-entry eVisa (these may vary depending on your country and nationality).
The fee for a visa to Oman through the embassy/consulate for foreign nationals is 20 OMR. The visa fee may vary depending on your nationality or the country where you have applied.
All foreign visitors to Oman (except citizens of the Gulf Cooperation Council) require visas for the duration of their stay.