There are more than 60 countries whose citizens can apply for an Oman eVisa. As an Indian citizen, you do have access to an Oman electronic visa. Thanks to iVisa, now you can apply online from the comfort of your house and you can obtain it in as little as 1 Business Day. As for the cost, the price of your Oman visa are varied. It depends on two factors: the visa type and the processing time. You will find more detailed information below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have an Indian passport, do I need a visa to visit Oman?
How many types of eVisa does Oman offer for Indians?
Indian nationals can apply for one of these two options:
Tourist eVisa – electronic visa. The information in this blog is about this type of visa.
GCC Resident eVisa – This is an authorization document that allows foreign residents in AGCC (The Arab Gulf Cooperation Council) states to travel to Oman.
Click here to find all the details of both types of eVisa.
What does eVisa means?
The eVisa is an electronic paper issued by the Government of Oman that allows certain nationalities to enter this country in a legal form and for a short period of time.
Do I have a limit of days to stay inside of Oman with the eVisa?
The eVisa gives you the permission to stay inside Oman for 30 days Per Entry. All visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, so you CANNOT seek paid work or employment.
What are the documents required to apply?
Prior to application, we recommend that you put together all the documents you are required to provide. This is a short list, and it is probable that you already have everything you need.
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 - Must match the dates of arrival and departure from the country. This is a requirement demanded by the Government in order to issue the travel document. (if applicable) Applicant Photo
Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
Birth Certificate of Minor (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Airline Confirmation (if applicable)
Proof of Accommodation - Must match the dates of arrival and departure from the country. This is a requirement demanded by the Government in order to issue the travel document. (if applicable)
What is the validity of the eVisa?
The Oman eVisa has a validity of 1 year after issued.
What are the processing times and prices?
As far as the processing time is concerned, iVisa gives you three options. You need to select one while completing your application form. They are:
Standard (4 Business Days) - USD 82.00.
Rush (2 Business Days) - USD 112.00.
Super Rush (1 Business Day) - USD 142.00.
The prices mentioned above apply for a Single Entry (10 days Per Entry) Visa. iVisa offers other options for multiple entry visas and for GCC residents.
And what if I am a GCC Resident?
If you are a resident of the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council), you need to select the GCC Resident eVisa during the application process. This type of visa is meant for people who do not originate from a GCC country, but they have a residence permit. This means if you are an Indian passport holder with a GCC residence permit, you can apply for this visa type. The prices are lower while the processing time remains the same. Here are your options:
Standard processing – USD 43.00
Rush processing - USD 73.00
Super rush processing – USD 103.00
How does the Oman eVisa work?
The Oman eVisa is issued electronically by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Oman Government.
Travelers, travel agents, airlines and specialist service providers like us around the world can use the Oman eVisa system to process an eVisa. We enter the applicant's information into the system and after they review it, we are notified of the outcome of the application.
How long does it take to apply for an Oman eVisa?
10 minutes of your time will be more than enough to fill in the application form on our website.
How can I apply for an Oman eVisa?
The application for this document is really easy. It has only three steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. At this point you will need to upload your passport scan. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on individual circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
What happens after I have applied?
Once the application is done, you will receive your eVisa via email in the timeframe you chose. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time. Next, present a printed version of your document along with your passport once you enter Oman.
How many times can I enter Oman with the eVisa?
Your eVisa gives you a Multiple Entry to enjoy Oman.
Do I need to get an Oman eVisa for my kids too?
Yes. All foreign citizens wishing to enter Oman need to present a visa, even kids.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You can easily apply for friends or family, just make sure to have all the required documents first (you can see above in this article). If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just apply here introducing his or her data. In case 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 get an eVisa. Otherwise, if you wish to leave the airport, then you HAVE TO apply for an eVisa.
How do I know if my visa is approved?
We will notify you by email as soon as the Oman government approves your visa.
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 chat to assist you.
Your Oman eVisa is linked to your passport number, if we already submitted your application, then you CANNOT 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 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.