TRAVEL & VISA

Dubai offers traditional Arabic hospitality coupled with a world-class service industry, while an excellent infrastructure facilitates easy transport around the city. The city has developed into the commercial hub in the region with recent additions, such as Dubai Media City and Dubai Internet City. Dubai has flourished, as a large number of multi-national corporations have set up bases in the city. A robust mix of technology, media, finance and healthcare facilities makes Dubai a viable and attractive destination for any business.

For visa and travel assistance, contact Alpha Tours. We will be delighted to help you with any further assistance.

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Before you travel to the UAE, please check your visa requirements and make sure you have a valid visa if needed. Holders of non-standard passports and travel documents may also have different entry requirements: find out if you need to apply for a visa .

Visa on Arrival

If your country of nationality appears on the list below, no advance visa arrangements are required to visit the UAE. Simply disembark your flight at Dubai International Airport and proceed to Immigration, where your passport will be stamped with a 30-day visit visa free of charge. This can be extended for an additional 30 days at an additional charge.

Eligible countries
Andorra
Belgium
Denmark
Germany
Iceland
Japan
Malaysia
New Zealand
San Marino
Spain
The Vatican
Australia
Brunei
Finland
Greece
Ireland
Liechtenstein
Monaco
Norway
Singapore
Sweden
United Kingdom
Austria
France
Hong Kong
Italy
Luxembourg
Netherlands
Portugal
South Korea
Switzerland
United States of America

The information given above is subject to change without prior notice. For up-to-date information on visa requirements, please visit the Dubai Department of Naturalisation and Residency website or contact the UAE Embassy or its representation in your country for further details.

GCC residents can also visit Dubai without applying in advance for a visa.

For all other citizens please check with the nearest UAE embassy for the latest information or contact the Dubai Naturalisation & Residency administration department. A visa must be obtained prior to arrival in the UAE. Please click herefor more details.

All visas are subject to revision by the UAE government.

Dubai International Airport

Located 5 km southeast from the city, Dubai International Airport is a 15-minute drive from the Dubai World Trade Centre.

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Additional capacity with other airports in the UAE

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport - 110 km from Dubai
  • Sharjah International Airport - 25 km from Dubai

Emirates Airlines (Official Airline Partner)

Emirates Airlines

One of the fastest growing airlines in the world, Emirates, has a fleet of 113 aircrafts. Since its launch in 1985, the airline has received more than 250 international awards for excellence. Emirates currently fly to over 100 destinations in 62 countries around the world. Please note that all Emirates flights are now arriving at and departing from the new Emirates Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport.