Can I get a visa on arrival in Muscat?

Can I get a visa on arrival in Muscat?
iVisa | Updated on Jan 09, 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, here is what you need to know.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What does iVisa offer?

iVisa is a multinational corporation that provides simple online solutions to process your travel visas. We help travelers get their visas quickly, easily, and securely; from a computer, smartphone or tablet. We also provide a minimum chance of rejection and an awesome customer support team at your reach 24x7.

Why choose us?

By choosing iVisa, you are choosing to leave the frustrating visa process behind you and trying a new, commute-free, paperless experience. No more frustrating Government applications, endless trips to the embassies or ugly surprises. Let our visa experts handle your visa so you can focus on planning your trip.

What is an Oman eVisa?

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

How long can visitors with an Oman eVisa stay in the country?

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 will need to gather a few things regarding your personal information and documentation. Once you do that, we'll handle the rest! Here is what you need:

  • Supporting Document (if applicable)

  • 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.

How long is the Oman eVisa valid for?

The Oman eVisa is valid for 1 year after issued.

What are the processing times and prices of the eVisa?

The cost 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 processing – your visa application is processed within 4 Business Days, and the price is USD 43.00 (service fees included).

  • Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 2 Business Days, and the total price of it is USD 73.00 (service fees included).

  • Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Oman e-visa in only 1 Business Day, and you will be charged USD 103.00 (service fees included).

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.

How long does it take to apply for an Oman eVisa?

Less than 10 minutes. Your only job is to fill out the application form. We handle the rest.

How can I apply?

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.

What happens after I have applied?

Once the application is done, you will receive the Oman eVisa by email. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time.

Do I need to get an Oman eVisa for my kids too?

Yes. All foreign citizens wishing to travel to Oman require a visa, even kids.

How can I apply for my family or friends?

You just need to make sure you have all the required documents (you can see above in this article) and apply here introducing his or her data and if you need to apply for more than one person, you can do so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and completing the information required.

Do I need an eVisa if I am in transit through Oman?

If you DON'T plan to leave the transit lounge at the airport while in Oman, then you are not required to have an eVisa. Otherwise, if you wish to leave the airport, then you HAVE TO apply for an Oman eVisa.

What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?

If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you.

Your Oman eVisa is linked to your passport number, if we already submitted your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.

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

Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.

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?

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