Getting a UAE visa is cheap and easy when you go through flydubai. Find out how to get a UAE visa for yourself or a family member.
Starting 29 April 2016, if you’re a GCC resident flying to the United Arab Emirates and were earlier eligible for visa on arrival, you’ll now need to obtain an e-visa before you travel. You will no longer be eligible for a visa on arrival facility. You can apply for an e-visa through one of our travel shops or by visiting the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs Dubai website.
If you’re a GCC resident who was not eligible for visa on arrival facility earlier, you can apply for a UAE visa through one of our travel shops.
If you're flying to Dubai with flydubai from any of our destinations, you can get help with your UAE visa application through one of flydubai's travel shops.
If you're a UAE resident and wish to apply for visas on behalf of family or relatives travelling to Dubai with flydubai, please visit any of the flydubai travel shops for assistance. Below are the location maps in the UAE:
For UAE residents only (PDF)
Based on your requirement, we facilitate these types of UAE visa services via flydubai:
Short term, single entry
|30 days from arrival date||Non-extendable|
Short term, multiple entry
|Valid for 30 days from first entry||Non-extendable|
|90 days from arrival date||Non-extendable|
|Valid for 90 days from first entry||Non-extendable|
It is best to check with your nearest UAE embassy before you proceed to check your eligibility.
You don't need a visa to travel to the UAE if you're a citizen of the GCC countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
You'll automatically be issued with a free 30-day visa upon arrival in the UAE if you're a national of:
If you're a national of one of the below mentioned countries, you'll automatically be issued with a free 90-day multiple entry visa upon arrival in the UAE.
If your country is not in the above lists, then you will need to apply for a visa before you travel to the UAE.
Visa requirements sometimes change without prior notice, so it's a good idea to check whether you need a UAE visa with the UAE Embassy in your home country or with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs Dubai (GDRFA-D).
In order to apply for your UAE visa with flydubai prior to your travel, please note the below general rules:
You must have a confirmed and paid round trip booking with flydubai to collect your visa. You can make this booking after your visa is processed. Please note that the acceptance of visa application is subject to immigration.
Your UAE visa application would take a minimum of 5 working days from the date of submission subject to all the required documents being provided correctly.
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During the booking process you can go back to our classic site by clicking on the flydubai logo.