Oman, also known as the Sultanate of Oman is one of the places you would love to visit. Oman offers you the experience of an endless desert, the palatial modern architecture, the biking trails, the seafood, open seas, and much more. There’s nothing you won’t be able to find here if you wish to stay in a luxurious and comfortable getaway with your friends or family. If you wish to travel to Oman, the first thing you need to do is get Oman Visa.
To get your visa, your documents must be proper, the information should be accurate else the visa may get rejected. Blinkvisa aims to help you with the entire process of getting your visa done, with minimal interaction required from you.
Blinkvisa helps you to get the visa on your behalf so you may not have to go through the tedious process of applications, documentation, photos, etc. Our Visa experts will assist you by explaining the entire process on how we can help you get the visa.
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This is not all. With Blinkvisa, when you pay the visa fees, you get the full amount right back in your wallet. You have to pay the initial amount of INR 500 and upload the documents on our website. As soon as it’s done, the entire visa amount including this INR 500 is credited back into your wallet, even before you’ve paid the full amount.

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What is Oman Visa?

In 2018, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) released an Oman visa online system for the tourists visiting Oman. This would let you apply for the visa online, and reduce the wait time at the terminals.

Types of Oman Visa

These are the major types of Visas for the Sultanate of Oman:

1. Tourist Visa

The most popular visa is the Tourist visa applied by individuals all around the world to explore the magnificent country, Sultanate of Oman. There are two types of Tourist Visas, with difference only in the stay duration and cost: 10-Day Tourist Visa and 30-Day Tourist Visa.

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Also, read Oman Tourist Visa

2. Visa for Visiting Friends & Relatives

Also known as Oman visit visa, you can get this visa for Oman if you wish to visit a family or a friend who is a citizen of Oman. This visa is valid for six months and you can stay for up to three months. You can also extend by one month by paying a fee of 20 Omani Riyals. After that, each delay would cost you a fine of up to 10 Omani Riyals.

Also, read Oman Visit Visa

3. Business Visa

Business Visa is exclusively reserved for individuals who wish to put their funds in commercial activities in Oman. It is valid for six months. After the investment verification, you can also get a two-year renewable residence permit. This is a multiple entry visa.

4. Express Visa

This visa is generally used by businessmen or individuals who are in need of Visa on an immediate basis; like attending meetings, conventions, or conferences. You can stay maximum up to 21 days. If these days are exceeded, then you’re liable to pay a fine.

5. Transit Visa

Transit visa allows you to change the flights at the Oman Airport. If you’re visiting from one country to another and you have a change of flights at Oman Airport, then you’ll need this visa.

Please note that

Visitors from any country who hold onward tickets may transit through Oman without a visa for up to 6 hours if proceeding by the same flight. (Source: Wikipedia)

Also, for more information, read Oman Transit Visa

6. Others

These are few more types of visas which can be applied for, but not by the average citizen. They’re specialized for certain business or work-related individuals:

  • Official Visit
  • Artist Visa
  • Ship Passenger & Crew Visa
  • Scientific Research Visa

Documents Required for Oman Visa

Tourist Visa Business Visa Visit Visa
Passport Passport Passport
Passport-Photographs (2 Nos) Passport-Photographs (2 Nos) Passport-Photographs (2 Nos)
Flight Ticket (if booked) Flight Ticket (if booked) Flight Ticket (if booked)
Hotel Reservations (if any) Hotel Reservations (if any) Hotel Reservations (if any)
Invitation Letter from Company Certificate of Residence (Oman Relative/Friend)

Document Specifications for Oman Visa


  • Colour scanned copy of the front and backside.
  • Must be valid for at least six months.
  • Minimum 3 blank pages

Passport-size Photos

  • Colour scanned copy
  • Must be 4 x 6 cm in size.
  • 80% face visible with blue background
  • No glasses to be worn in the photo
  • Hair to be tied to the backside
  • Ears must be visible
  • No headgear to be worn unless for religious reasons

Certificate of Residence

  • The visa applicant has to provide the proof of his friend/relative residing in Oman

Please note that as of now, Blinkvisa only processes Tourist Visas for 10 & 30 days.

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Also, read Oman Visa Requirements

Fees for Oman Visa

Visa Type Initial Charges Visa Fees Tax Total  Avail Cashback
Tourist (10 Days) INR 500 INR 5399 18% INR 5989 INR 5989
Tourist (30 Days) INR 500 INR 9399 18% INR 9989 INR 9989

As you can see, the entire amount is transferred back into your wallet (Blinkwallet.)

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Also, read Oman Visa Cost

What is 100% Cashback and How do I use it?

You can take a look at the deals for flights. You’re getting the discount on the actual prices, so if you have Blinkcash, you’ll be available to get it far cheaper than the actual price.

Please note, this is just a sample. Actual prices, as of now will be different:

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Process for Applying for Oman eVisa

You can follow the below procedure for applying for eVisa as a Tourist:

  1. Visit Blinkvisa
  2. Select the destination as Oman, your current country, phone number, email on which you will receive the eVisa.
  3. Click ‘Get Visa’
  4. On the right side, you can select which visa you need, 10-Days, or 30-Days; and click on ‘Apply for Visa’
  5. Provide us with your basic information such as name, email & travel date.
  6. Make the initial payment of INR 500, and immediately you will receive the cashback of the whole visa fees; even before completing payment
    • You can use this cashback from your BlinkWallet to purchase your flight, hotel, activities and other travel-related stuff.
  7. You’ll be contacted by one of our visa expert who will assist you with documentation
  8. Upload the documents into Blinkvisa portal
  9. Once your visa is approved, We will intimate you via SMS and Email.
  10. Complete any pending due payment & download your visa.

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Important Information

  • If you hold a visa for Qatar or UAE and belong to one of the following countries, you can get a free visa, which is valid for three weeks:
Portugal Spain France Switzerland
Italy Britain Sweden Greece
Austria Ireland Finland Germany
Iceland Belgium Norway Netherlands
Denmark South Korea Japan Brunei Darussalam
Malaysia New Zealand USA Canada
Australia Singapore Hong Kong Luxembourg
Vatican Monaco Andorra San Marino
  • Oman eVisa must be used to enter Oman within six months after the approval.
  • The applicant must be outside of Oman while applying for eVisa
  • Visa cannot be changed to a work visa while staying inside the Sultanate of Oman

Also, read Oman eVisa

How Should I Plan my Itinerary?

Here’s another surprise, our experts are here to assist you to plan the perfect itinerary with your friends or family. All you have to do is contact your assigned representative to get suggestions. Or you can click on the button below:

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Does Oman has Business Visa

Oman does have Business Visa, but as of now Blinkvisa only handles Tourist Visas.

2. How many days before I should apply for Visa?

At least 30 days is recommended.

Read More: Apply for Oman Visa

3. What is Blinkwallet & Blinkcash?

Blinkwallet is your online wallet in Blinkvisa portal and Blinkcash is the cashback you receive after applying for Visa. You can use this cashback to get attractive discounts on hotels, flights, and activities.

4. Do Indians need an Oman visa to enter/travel Oman?

Yes, Indians must have an Oman eVisa to visit Oman for business, transit, and tourism purposes.

For more information, read Oman Visa for Indians.

5. Is there an Oman Visa on Arrival for Indians?

As of February 2019, Oman is only providing eVisa. There are still some kiosks on Oman airport which may or may not provide on arrival visa, but it’s a risk.

Also, read Oman Visa on Arrival