Are visas affected by COVID-19?
Please check your visa requirements and your country’s travel advisory before going on your trip.
Do I need a visa to enter Dubai?
A visa is dependent on your country of citizenship. Most passport holders are eligible for a visa on arrival at no cost. However, others may need to apply for a visa beforehand.
GCC and citizens of below countries can get visa on arrival:
United States of America
How do I apply for a Dubai tourist visa?
If you require a visa to enter Dubai, you can apply via approved airlines, hotels, travel agencies or tour operators. You can also be sponsored by a UAE resident or company.
How long can I stay in the UAE?
Your length of stay depends on your visa type starting from 14 and up to 180 days.
What is the validity period of my visa?
All visas are valid for 60 days from the date of issue until entry to the UAE, except the 48-hour and 96-hour visa Transit Visa (valid for 30 days).
What nationalities are entitled to a visa on arrival in Dubai?
Citizens of more than 50 countries do not require a pre-arranged visa to enter Dubai.
What should I check before traveling to Dubai?
Please check that your passport is valid for at least six months at the time of entry. You may also require a pre-arranged visa depending on your nationality.