Visa & Passport Information Results

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Visa & passport information

Destination - United Arab Emirates (AE)

Passport
Passport required.

Document Validity:
Passports and other documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the arrival date.
  • Passports and other documents accepted for entry issued to passengers who stay less than 3 months must be valid for a minimum of 3 months from the arrival date.
Admission and Transit Restrictions:
Passengers with a handwritten passport are not allowed to enter.
Additional Information:
Passengers with dual nationality must present the same passport at immigration upon entry and departure.
Warning:
Visitors with an extended validity in their passports are not allowed to enter.

Visa
Visa required.

Visa Issuance:
E-visas can be obtained before departure at www.ednrd.ae . Passengers must have a printed e-visa confirmation. Airlines can check the validity of the e-visa on the same site by clicking on "Query GDRFA-D APP".
Nationals of China (People’s Rep.) with a normal passport can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days. They can apply to extend their stay for an additional 30 days.
Nationals of China (People’s Rep.) with a "Passport for Public Affairs" can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days. They can apply to extend their stay for an additional 30 days.
Passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days. They can apply to extend their stay for an additional 30 days.
Passengers with a Macao (SAR China) passport can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days. They can apply to extend their stay for an additional 30 days.
Additional Information:
Valid visas in expired passports are accepted provided accompanied by new passport.
Warning:
Visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused entry.
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