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Luxury and splendor await you in the United Arab Emirates. Nowadays, visiting the country is easier than ever. Travelers from selected countries can apply for tourist visas fully online.

At iVisa.com we’re ready to assist you with your UAE tourist visa, a necessary document to explore Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and all of the other marvelous destinations in the United Arab Emirates.

What is the United Arab Emirates Visa?

The UAE tourist visa is an official travel authorization that allows eligible nationalities to visit the UAE for short tourism or business trips. It is a single entry visa valid for a 30-days stay.

Contrary to paper or sticker visas, this visa is issued electronically. You can complete the process fully online, without ever stepping into an embassy or consulate, and receive your visa in as fast as 3 working days.

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Who can apply for a UAE visa?

Certain nationalities require a visa to visit the UAE. The easiest way to see if you need one is by using our Visa Checker tool. But you can also look for your country in the list of eligible countries below:

Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo The Democratic Republic of,Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial, Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, French Guiana, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea North, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Micronesia, Federated States of Moldova, Republic of Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Mariana Islands, Pakistan, Palau, Palestinian Territory, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South, Sudan, , Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Taiwan, China, Tajikistan, Tanzania the United Republic of, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

If you qualify, you can take advantage of our services to process your UAE visa with us.

How do I apply for the UAE visa online?

To apply for a UAE visa, you’ll have to complete three simple steps. The whole process won’t take longer than 15 minutes to complete.

  • Step one: Fill out the visa application form with your personal information, some details about your intended stay in the UAE, and health information. You must have a confirmed flight ticket in order to submit your application. At this point, you’ll also be able to choose the processing time that best suits your needs.
  • Step two: Check that all the information entered in the form is correct to avoid any mistakes that might delay your visit to the UAE. If everything checks out, proceed to a secure payment platform to pay the visa fees with a credit or debit card.
  • Step three: Upload clear scans of all your supporting documents. Then, to finish, submit your application.

All the approved visas are sent via email. We recommend that you print your visa before traveling to the UAE and present it to the authorities at the airport.

How long are UAE visas valid?

All visas to enter the UAE are valid for 60 days after issued, with the exception of the 96‑hour and 48‑hour visas, which are valid for 30 days from the date of issue.

If you need to extend your stay in the country, we recommend that you contact the immigration authorities in the United Arab Emirates.

What are the costs and processing time of the United Arab Emirates visas?

The cost of the visas will vary depending on the processing time you choose. We offer three processing options to adapt to your needs.

  • With our Standard Processing, you’ll get your UAE visa in 7 Business Days for USD $172.99.
  • Using Rush processing, your visa will be ready in 5 Business Days and you’ll have to pay a fee of USD $221.99.
  • Finally, our fastest option is Super Rush Processing which lasts 3 Business Days. It costs USD $276.99.

We recommend that you apply for your visa at least one week before your trip and select the processing time that suits your timeline.

The prices for our services include the government fee. Once your visa is ready, you’ll receive it via email and you’ll be ready to explore the streets of Dubai.

What are the visa requirements and policy?

Because this is an electronic visa, the required documents are not many and easy to get.

  • Passport Personal Details Scan
  • Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
  • Applicant Photo
  • Airline Confirmation
  • Birth Certificate of Minor (if applicable)

All visitors are required to have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of arrival. If your passport is valid for less than six months, you will need to renew it before you can apply for a visa and travel to the UAE.

To renew your visa, you must exit the UAE and may re-enter on a new visa if you meet the requirements. If you overstay in the UAE without renewing your visa, you may face legal action and a fine. Also, it may not be possible to apply for a UAE visa in the future.

This visa cannot be changed to a work visa while inside the United Arab Emirates.

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Can I get a visa on arrival to enter the UAE?

Only some nationalities can be granted a visa on arrival. If your country of origin is on the list below, you won’t need to get a tourist visa. Instead, you can get a visa on arrival.

Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR of China), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, People’s Republic of China, Poland, Republic of Mauritius, Portugal, Romania, Russian, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Vatican, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America require that you obtain your UAE visa on arrival.

Traveling with minors

All passengers, regardless of their age, are required to carry a visa to enter the UAE. This includes infants traveling on their parents’ laps.

Besides the passport and photo, you’ll also need the child’s birth certificate to process this visa.

Do I need a transit visa to enter the UAE?

Yes, all travelers are required to have a transit visa. The transit visa permits the holder to stay for up to four days. You can obtain it online and it is valid at all airlines and airports in the UAE. You can find more information about this visa here.

What are the visa-exempt countries?

Citizens of the countries that belong to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) do not require a visa or permit to enter Dubai or Abu Dhabi. They only need to present their GCC country passport or national ID card at the point of entry into the United Arab Emirates.

Are there any special restrictions for female travelers?

Females under the age of 18 can apply for a visa only if traveling with their parents.

COVID-19 requirements or restrictions

COVID-19 Testing

Travelers do not need a negative pre-departure test.

COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccination certificates are not mandatory to enter the United Arab Emirates.

Quarantine and Health Insurance

Visitors are not required to quarantine upon arrival nor to present a health insurance.

Applying with iVisa.com

Using our visa services is very easy. We have worked hard to make our processes user-friendly and secure so you can get your visa safely from anywhere in the world. We have plenty of stories from travelers that have used our services. Read all about them in the reviews section.

Where can I learn more?

Reach out to our customer support team 24/7 to get more information about our visa services.

Required Documents to Apply
  • Passport Personal Details Scan

  • Last Page of Passport (if applicable)

  • Applicant's Photo

  • Airline Confirmation

  • Birth Certificate of Minor (if applicable)

Important Instructions
  • All visas to enter Dubai are valid for 60 days from the date of issue, with the exception of the 96‑hour and 48‑hour visas, which are valid for 30 days from the date of issue

  • All visas are sent by email to the email address given at the start of the application process.

  • The UAE Immigration Department requires all visitors to have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of arrival. If your passport is valid for less than six months, you will need to renew it before you can apply for a visa and travel to the UAE.

  • All passengers, including children and infants, must have a visa to enter the UAE. This includes infants traveling on their parents’ laps.

  • To renew your visa, you must exit the UAE and may re-enter on a new visa if you meet the requirements.

  • If you overstay in the UAE without renewing your visa, you may face legal action and a fine. Also, it may not be possible to apply for a UAE visa in the future.

  • This visa cannot be changed to a work visa while inside the UAE.

  • Please note that the following countries: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (SAR of China), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, People’s Republic of China, Poland, Republic of Mauritius, Portugal, Romania, Russian, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Vatican, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America require that you obtain your UAE visa on arrival.

  • Upon arrival at Dubai International Airport, proceed to Immigration, where your passport will be stamped with a 30 days in Total visit visa, free of charge.

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