GCC nationals do not need a visa to enter the UAE.
Arab residents of the GCC countries who hold a business class residence visa, company
directors or representatives, auditors, accountants, physicians, engineers and private sector
workers, can obtain a 30-day visa non-renewable upon arrival in the UAE.
Which countries are eligible for entering the United Arab Emirates?
Passport holders of countries listed below enjoy no advance visa arrangements when visiting
the UAE. Upon arrival to Dubai International Airport, they can proceed to Immigration, where
their passport will be stamped with a 30-day visit visa free of charge which can be extended
for an additional 30 days at an additional charge. All visitors must have a valid return ticket
as well as a passport valid for at least six months.
Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech
Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary,
Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta,
Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino,
Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,
United Kingdom, United States of America, Vatican City.
All other nationalities must arrange for visa prior to their arrival in the UAE.