Arriving passengers who are eligible for Visa on Arrival are able to make visa payments at the Travelex Foreign Exchange bureau located in the immigration arrivals hall, payments can be accepted in most currencies or by credit card, an automatic receipt will be issued to the traveller this receipt is then presented at the immigration desk, this reduces the time and queues for processing.
Passengers with entry visas deposited at the airport, should collect their visa from the Oman Air Visa Collection Counter.
Types of Visa on Arrivals
|Visa Type||Fee||Visa Validity||Passport visa Validity||Visa Extension||Eligibility||Overstay Fine|
|Tourist visa||R.O. 20||1 month||Not less than 6 months||1 month R.O. 20 – 1||Countries from List A||R.O 10 per day|
|Multiple Entry||R.O. 50||1 Year||Not less than 1 year||Not applicable||Countries from List A||R.O 10 per day|
Granted by the competent authority to the foreigner who wishes to visit the Sultanate for tourism, in order to authorise the holder to enter and stay in the country for a period of one month maybe extended for a similar period, as follows:
Procedures for the issuing of a tourist visa of the country list No. (1)
Procedures for the issuing a tourist visa, out of the list of No. (1)
Issuing this type of visa Department of Passports and Residence, or one of its branches in region areas at the request of a local sponsor, (one of the tourist companies or offices or hotels licensed for the same) and in the following manner:
South American Countries
|Australia||Lebanon||South Korea||Brunei Dar al-Salam||Malaysia||Taiwan||Canada|
|New Zealand||Thailand||Hong Kong||Seychelles||Tunis||Indonesia||Singapore|
|United States of America||Japan||South Africa|
Travellers from countries not listed above will need to arrange a visa in advance of travel. Residents of GCC countries will also be provided with a visa on arrival, subject to them falling within the stipulated professions and subject to discretion of Immigration authorities.