30-day UAE visa on arrival: Citizens from 19 countries eligible

Citizens of 19 countries can get visa on arrival into the UAE, with a visa valid for 30 days.

According to the UAE Digital Government (DGov), the visa on arrival is a multi-entry visa that the holder can use within its 30-day validity regardless of whether they are in or outside the UAE.

If extended, the total validity of the visa would be 60 days from the date of entry. There is a 10-day grace period for extension. Days spent outside the UAE are calculated from the 40-day validity of the visa. Applicants must have a passport valid for more than six months.

According to DGov, the list of countries eligible for visa on arrival may vary from time to time, so it advised travelers to check their eligibility on

Here is the list of citizens eligible

Andorra, Australia, Brunei,
Canada, China,
Hong Kong, Ireland, Japan,
Kazakhstan, Macau,
Malaysia, Mauritius,
Monaco, New Zealand,
Ukraine, UK, US,
Vatican City

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