Oman visa for Indian citizens

Oman visa for Indian citizens
iVisa | Updated on Jan 08, 2020

For citizens from over 60 different nationalities, the Oman government has issued a special electronic visa that allows travelers to obtain a visa without having to visit any embassy or consulate. Indian passport holders are eligible for this specific type of visa. So, if you are an Indian citizen who wishes to apply online for an Oman eVisa, now you can do it online! You will find out how to do it on this blog.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What offers you iVisa?

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

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

I have an Indian passport, do I need a visa to visit Oman?

Yes, visitors with an Indian passport are required to apply for an Oman eVisa. You can check the requirements here.

Which visa types does iVisa offers for Indian passport holders wishing to visit Oman?

There are two kinds of visas for Indian passport holders visiting Oman:

  • eVisa.

  • GCC Resident eVisa.

NOTE: The information on this blog is about the eVisa.

You can review the information for all of them here.

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 Indian passport stay in Oman with an eVisa?

Visitors carrying an eVisa can enter Oman for a maximum of 30 days Per Entry. All visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, so you can NOT seek paid work or employment.

What are the required documents?

To apply online for an Oman eVisa, you will need to gather a few things regarding your personal information and documentation to expedite the permit. Once you do that, we'll handle the rest! Here is what you need:

  • Supporting Document (if applicable)

  • Last Page of Passport (if applicable)

  • Applicant Photo

  • Birth Certificate of Minor (if applicable)

  • Passport Personal Details Scan

  • Airline Confirmation (if applicable)

  • Proof of Accommodation (if applicable)

How long is the Oman eVisa valid?

This eVisa is valid for 1 year after issued. It also grants you Multiple Entry.

What is the cost of the Oman eVisa?

For the cost of your Oman eVisa, you have three choices. It will depend on the processing time you choose:

  • Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 4 Business Days, and the price is USD 82.00 (service fees included).

  • Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 2 business days, and the price is USD 112.00 (service fees included).

  • Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Oman eVisa in only 1 Business Day, and you will be charged USD 142.00.

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 Oman's 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 Oman eVisa application.

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

It will take you less than 10 minutes, since you just need to fill out our application form and we'll handle the rest!

How can I apply for an Oman eVisa?

The application is really easy, and consists of three steps:

  1. 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.

  2. The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.

  3. 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, submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance filling out 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, we will send you your Oman eVisa the email provided. 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 eVisa along with your passport once you enter Oman.

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 can apply for friends or family by making sure to have all the required documents (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 data required.

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

If you DON'T 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.

How do I know if my visa is approved?

We will notify you by email as soon as the Oman government approves your visa.

Once I arrive in Oman, what documents do I need to present?

Once you enter, you must show that you have a valid hotel booking in Oman and a return ticket, in addition to the eVisa and valid passport.

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.

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