Prior to Travelling

Prior to travelling to Oman, delegates are advised to check for visit visa requirements at Oman embassies based in their country of residence.

Delegates can check their eligibility for visa by using the official link.

Eligible Countries

Citizens of the following 71 countries and territories, may obtain a single or multiple entry eVisa valid for 30 days online.

Visa exemption

Citizens of the following countries do not require a visa to visit Oman:

Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Cyprus, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UK, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City, Venezuela

Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia & United Arab Emirates

LIST COUNTRIES UPDATED AS OF FEBRUARY 2019. For updated information on visa policies, please visit the official Oman Evisa website.


How to apply online for your eVisa

The eVisa System is a web based application that allows travelers to apply, pay and receive visa information once issued.

Tourist Visa (unsponsored visa):

Tourists can now apply online for visas to visit the Sultanate of Oman. These visas allow authorized holders to enter the country for specific periods. Applications can be submitted on the Royal Oman Police website (

Oman relaxes visa:

Oman has revised the tourist visa for people from India, China and Russia in order to attract more tourists from these countries.
For more information please visit:

Submit your application:

  • Visit the ROP website (
  • Fill in the form according to your travel documents
  • Attach the required documents for your Visa


Make your payment:

  • Your fees can be paid by credit card through a Global Payment Gateway (this is officially certified by the Sultanate of Oman).


Receive your notification:

  • You will receive e-mail notification of your application.
  • Print your email notification and present it to the border control offices.

Airport Transfer

Muscat International Airport (MCT) is approximately 15 minutes’ drive from the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center.

The hotel does not provide shuttle service

Muscat International Airport

Hotel direction: 9 km
Estimated taxi fare: OMR 7-8