Residents of Canada
Residents of United Kingdom
Residents of United States
The Omani tourist visa requirement for nationals of Canada, UK and USA are shown above. If you are a permanent resident of either Canada or UK or USA, please select your nationality shown in your passport from the box appropriate box above, to see whether you will need a visa for Oman.
The Omani Embassies and Consular Offices are the only accredited Omani Government agencies, who are permitted to grant Omani visas in a different country.
Generally, to avoid any risks that can come up when getting on flights to Oman
or at Omani ports of entry due to possible miscommunication, visitors are highly adviced to apply with the Omani Embassy and Consular Offices in your home country to get Omani visas in advance of travelling.
To apply for a Omani visa, you will require a visa application form and this can be obatined from Omani tourist visa form
or Omani business visa form
You can also obtain sample visa cover letters, which you can send it to the Omani embassy in your city from visa letter for Oman
There are several types of Omani visas available for travel to Oman:
Omani tourist visa
is issued for a limited time of leisure travel and no business activities permitted in Oman;
Omani business visa
is for participating in short term commerce in Oman;
Omani Transit visa
, is valid for 3 days or less, for transferring through port in Oman to a third destination;
On-arrival visa for Oman
is given at a port of entry. This is different from not needing a visa at all, as the visitor sholud still get the visa before they can in fact seek to pass through immigration point in Oman;
Omani spousal visa
or partner visa, given to the spouse, civil partner or de facto partner of a resident or Omani citizen.
In individual cases, you may be required to provide additional documents. Embassy rules and regulations can and do, very occationally change overnight.
We accept no responsibilty for any such changes. Also, we regret that we cannot, under any circumstances, intercede or take responsibilty for any transaction initiated directly between an applicant and the embassy.