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.
From 29 April 2016, if you’re a GCC resident (passenger holding a resident visa of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, and Oman) travelling to the United Arab Emirates, you will need to obtain an e-visa before you travel. You will not be eligible for visa on arrival.
If you’re travelling to Dubai with flydubai from any of our destinations, or if you’re a UAE resident and wish to apply for visas on behalf of family or relatives travelling to Dubai with flydubai, you can contact flydubai travel shops to find out if they can help with your UAE visa application.
Please note: only select flydubai travel shops can help with UAE visa applications. We advise you to contact the travel shops to find out more. 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 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.