Visa policy of the United Arab Emirates
Citizens of member nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council may travel to the United Arab Emirates without visa limits. 46 other countries are granted free visa on arrival to the UAE for a period of 30 days. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Visa policy map
Nationals of the following countries may enter the UAE without a visa.
Visa on arrival
Nationals of the following 46 countries obtain the free UAE visa on arrival.
- All European Union / EFTA citizens
Visitors normally require a sponsor but visas can also be arranged online through an airline if they are arriving on Air Arabia, Emirates, Etihad (and Air Baltic, Air Berlin, and Air Serbia) and flydubai.