Oman Welcomes the World!

Oman has now exempted nationals from 103 countries from entry visa to the Sultanate within specific rules and regulations:

Important note:

All passengers arriving to the Sultanate of Oman are subject to COVID-19 PCR test on arrival, wear an electronic wristband (Tarrasud+) to monitor your adherence, quarantine for seven (7) days and conduct an additional COVID-19 (PCR) test on day eight (8).
Children from aged 15 years and less are exempted from COVID-19 PCR test and Tarassud+ wristband.
  • For more information about the Travel checklist and guide for passengers arriving to Oman, click here.
  • For more information about our complimentary COVID-19 insurance, click here.
Exempted Countries:
Portugal, Estonia, Spain, Suede, Denmark, Czech, Norway, Germany, Vatican, Andorra, Greece, Austria, Italy, Iceland, Ireland, Bulgaria, Belgium, United Kingdom, San Marino, Romania, Poland, Switzerland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Croatia, Finland, France, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Latvia, Macedonia, Malta, Lithuania, Hungary, Monaco, Moldovia, Serbia, Cyprus, Netherlands, Georgia, Ukraine.
Ecuador, Uruguay, Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil, Venezuela, Surinam, Chile, Columbia
Japan, United States of America, Australia, Thailand, Brunei, Indonesia, South Africa, Turkey, Taiwan, Lebanon, South Korea, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Malaysia, Russia, Iran, Macao, China, Ghana, Singapore, Seychelles.
Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Mauritania.

NATIONALS OF COUNTRIES LISTED BELOW (list 2) CAN BENEFIT OF VISA EXEMPTION IN CASE THEY ARE RESIDENTS OR VALID VISA HOLDERS:

USA, Canada, Australia, UK, Schengen EU, Japan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Belorussia, Tajikistan, Kirgizstan, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Morocco, Armenia, Panama, Bosna, Turkmenistan, Honduras, Guatemala, Kazakhstan, Laos, Albania, Bhutan, Peru, Maldives, Salvador, Vietnam, Cuba, Mexico, India, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Mauritania.

Entrance without visa ،terms and conditions:

  • 1. Passport validity should be not less than 6 months.
  • 2. Traveler to hold a confirmed and booked return ticket, a confirmed hotel booking for the entire period of his/her stay, a health insurance and cash amount to cover his expenses during his stay in Oman.
  • 3. Traveler will be allowed to stay in Oman for 10 days (non- extendable).
  • 4. In case a traveler stays more than the allowed 10 days, a fine of 10 OMR per day will be charged.
  • 5. In case the period of 10 days is not enough for their stay, travelers can request for available types of visa before arrival to Oman.
  • 6. Spouse and children (from other nationalities) of the passport holder (exempted from visa) can benefit as well from the exemption in case they travel together.
  • 7. GCC residents, or holders of work visa or tourist visa from GCC countries can benefit of the 10 days’ free visa if they are nationals of the listed 103 countries for visa exemption.
  • 8. Nationals of countries listed under (list 2) can benefit of visa exemption in case they are residents or valid visa holders from the following countries: USA, Canada, Australia, UK, Schengen EU, Japan.
  • 9. Other Visas (Tourist visa one month, one-year visa multiple entry) remains available for nationals of the first and second list of countries only according to the current visa process.
  • 10. In case the traveler is on Oman black list, he/she will be deported accordingly to the point of origin (commencement of travel).
  • 11. This facility does not allow to any individual to work in Oman and does not allow the change of the visa type at any time (work, resident, one-year tourist visa, one-month tourist visa).


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