Can I get a visa on arrival in Muscat?

Can I get a visa on arrival in Muscat?

iVisa | Updated on May 21, 2020

As of February 2019, Oman visas on arrival are NOT available at the Muscat International Airport. This process was transformed into an electronic visa system, allowing visitors from 60 different nationalities to apply online. If you need to check your eligibility, we encourage you to use iVisa’s Visa Checker, but if you are ready to fill out an application, in this article we show you how you can do it.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What does iVisa offer?

We are a multinational corporation that helps people to process their visas through simple online solutions. We permit travelers to process visas from a computer, smartphone or tablet in a quick and secure way. Furthermore, we have a minimal chance of rejection and an awesome customer support team that is available 24/7.

Why choose iVisa?

Choosing us means you'll be avoiding a lot of heavy and time-consuming things. We will take care of the whole process of your visa, while you can give your travel plans the time you need. You will not need to go to any Embassy or Consulate to apply for a visa, nor will you have to wait in long queues to be attended by them. With iVisa everything is simpler.

What is the Oman eVisa?

It is an official document that provides authorization to travel to and from Oman and is electronically linked to your passport.

How long can I stay in Oman with the eVisa?

This eVisa allows a maximum stay of 30 days Per Entry.

What do I need to apply for an Oman eVisa?

If you decide to apply online with iVisa, you should make sure first that you have everything for a successful application process. Here is what you must provide:

  • Supporting Document

  • Last Page of Passport (if applicable)

  • Birth Certificate of Minor (if applicable)

  • Passport Personal Details Scan

  • Airline Confirmation (if applicable)

  • Proof of Accommodation (if applicable)

  • Applicant Photo

Note: Citizens coming from some nationalities require a valid visa or a residence permit issued by the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, or Australia. These nationalities will not be able to apply for an Oman eVisa otherwise. Please make sure to check if this is your case using our Visa Checker.

For how long time can I use the eVisa?

You have 1 year after issued to use your eVisa in Oman.

What are the processing times and prices of the eVisa?

The total fee of your Oman eVisa is determined by two factors: the processing time and the visa type. The most common visa type is a Single Entry visa with the following three options:

  • Standard (4 Business Days) - USD 43.00.

  • Rush (2 Business Days) - USD 73.00.

  • Super rush (1 Business Day) - USD 103.00.

PLEASE NOTE: The prices above are for a Single Entry 10-Day visa. iVisa offers other options for multiple entry visas and for GCC residents.

Will it take me a long time to send my eVisa request?

It won't be more than 10 minutes. That is enough time to fill out the application form and submit it with us online.

How does the application process works?

iVisa designed the most convenient, easy-to-fill application form. It is short, concise and easy to understand! Additionally, if you need any help throughout the process, you can call reach out to our visa experts and let our support service help you 24/7.

Your application only has three steps

  • The first step requires you to fill out our online application form with your personal information and some details regarding your trip to Oman. You must also select the processing time and the visa type.

  • Step two is all about revision and payment. Make sure all your application is detailed correctly!

  • Step three consists of a few additional documents you will be asked to upload.

Once you complete all three steps, your work is done. Just wait for the visa to arrive in your e-mail inbox and print it out.

Once I submit my application, what comes next?

You just need to wait for our email confirmation message after submitting the form online. During the timeframe you chose from the aforementioned options, we will send you the eVisa via email in PDF format. So, you do not need to approach any Embassy nor Consulate to get the eVisa, because we will work on the whole process until you get the approval.

Minors require an eVisa to travel to Oman too?

The people who are interested in traveling to Oman will need to apply for an eVisa, independently of their age.

Is it possible to apply for my relatives?

You just need to make sure to have all the required documents (aforementioned in this article.) If you plan to visit this country with a group of friends or family, you can do it by clicking on ‘’add new applicant’’ in the application form and submitting the corresponding documents from each member.

The eVisa works for transit cases in Oman?

Just in case you are planning to go out of the airport while transiting in the Oman Airport, you will require to apply for an eVisa. Otherwise, it won't be necessary to get a visa, if you are going to stay inside the transit lounge.

What can I do now if I make a mistake while applying online?

Contact our customer service representatives as soon as you can by an online chat to support you. Considering that we already submitted your application, modifications are not possible and you will have to make a new application. A new fee won't be charge into your account, but you will need to pay the visa fee from the Government of Oman.

Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Oman eVisa?

Yes, totally! We are a professional service provider issuing official eVisas since 2013. We have extensive experience in this business and our team is always ready and prepared to help our clients. In addition, we offer confidentiality, security, and we also guarantee the services we provide. You should not feel concerned about the information you send us, as everything will be safeguarded and not exposed on the Internet.

iVisa has a rating of 4.7/5 from over 17,000 reviews on Trustpilot. Join its thousands of satisfied customers and make your Oman adventure come to life.

I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more info?

For a quicker resolve click here and start chatting with one of our customer service representatives. You can also find more info and FAQs here.

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