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Planning to visit Oman from the US? Do not worry! Oman visa for US citizens is the key to it. Wondering about how to go ahead with it? Omanievisa is a platform where you can leave all your worries and rest for sure. Oman is sure to guarantee you a lot of fun activities along with an adventurous trip. Let’s take a quick read as to how to go about with the application.

 

Overview:

  1. Is it necessary for a US passport holder to have an Oman e visa before going to Oman?

  2. What exactly is an Oman e visa for a US citizen?

  3. What types of visa options are available for US citizens?

  4. What do I need to do to get an Oman e visa?

  5. How do I apply for the visa?

  6. What are the documents required for a US citizen to follow the procedure?

  7. How long will it take for a US citizen to complete the whole process?

  8. What is the benefit of applying for an Oman visa online?

  9. What will happen to the application that a US citizen has applied?

  10. What to do once I get the visa via mail?

  11. What if during filling in the application I have made a minor mistake?

  12. We are a group of 6 friends who are willing to travel from the US to Oman and we want to travel together, will it be possible for all of us to get the same visa?

  13. FAQs

 

Is it necessary for a US passport holder to have an Oman e visa before going to Oman?

Yes as based on the rules for entering Oman, it has now become important that if a US citizen holding a US passport wants to enter Oman then that person needs to have an Oman e visa along with them. 

 

What exactly is an Oman e visa for a US citizen?

An Oman e visa for a US citizen allows the person from entering and exiting the country on their free will. However, the person needs to follow the rules while entering and exiting the country. 

 

What types of visa options are available for US citizens?

US citizen can have 3 different options:

  • A 10-day single entry visa which allows a US citizen to stay in Oman for 10 days.

  • A 30-day single entry visa which allows a US citizen to stay in Oman for 30 days.

  • A one-year multiple entry visa which allows a US citizen to stay in Oman for 30 days on each entry.

You can choose any of the above options depending on the period of stay for the application of a visa. 

 

What do I need to do to get an Oman e visa?

This is one of the most common questions and a lot of people do get stuck at this point! However, you need not worry about how and where to go for applying for a visa. All you need to do is turn in an application form with details and still tight till you get your visa.

 

How do I apply for the visa?

1. Firstly you need to visit the site: www.omanievisa.com

2. Next check your citizenship which has been mentioned on the passport and also the country you live in.

3. Select both of the details as and how it has been given in the passport. For a US citizen applying for the visa, select the US from the option list which is given.

4. Next, you need to click on apply for the visa button; this will lead you to the page where you are required to select the type of visa for which you are going to apply.

5.  Once you select a visa of your choice click on the Next button. 

6. You will now get an application form in which there will be some questions that are asked regarding the details which are mentioned on the passport.

7. Enter all of the information which has been asked as it is given in the passport.

8. After entering the information do not forget to revise to check if all the information provided is valid and is exactly the same as given in the passport.

9. After filling the application form you need to pay the specified fee based on the type of visa you have selected.

10. You can use any of the preferred options to pay the fees and if the option is not available, do contact the customer care number to get the problem solved.

11. After you pay the fee successfully all you need to do is track the visas which have been processed and get to know when exactly you will be able to acquire it. 

These simple steps are enough for you to get the application of the visa part done. Oman e visa processing time also become quite reduced with these steps.

 

What are the documents required for a US citizen to follow the procedure?

With a simple procedure to apply for the visa, you need not worry about the documents as all you need will be some documents that will assist you throughout the process. You will need the following documents to apply for the visa:

1. A US passport which is valid for more than 6 months from the entry to the country and acclaims about your citizenship. 

2. Details of the passport will be asked which will have your passport number, its validity date, and nationality. This information will ease the whole process of filling in the application form for the visa.

3. A scanned copy of the photo which you have taken for not more than 6 months before the application. This photo should not exceed a size of 512 kb.

4. A valid email address will be asked for the purpose of sharing information about the visa processing steps and the details about when you will get the visa. 

5. The type of payment method should be kept near your reach to complete the process without any obstacle.

Once you have all the documents go ahead and apply for the visa.

 

How long will it take for a US citizen to complete the whole process?

The entire process can be done under 12 to 15 minutes and hence you do not need to take out any dedicated time from your busy schedule.

 

What is the benefit of applying for an Oman visa online?

1. One thing that is beneficial for you is that you can avoid standing in long queues and you can also avoid going physically to the embassy to get to know about the details.

2. Both the details and the actual visa will be provided to you via the registered email address.

 

What will happen to the application that a US citizen has applied?

Once the US citizen completes the entire process of application, the application will be forwarded to the Royal Oman Police and from there they will verify all the details and claim your visa as a verified one. This verified visa will be returned to you via mail.

 

What to do once I get the visa via mail?

Once you get the visa via mail, you need to get a hard copy of the same. This is the copy that you need to show to the police once you land at the airport. This document will be accompanied by your valid US passport.

 

What if during filling in the application I have made a minor mistake?

If there’s a mistake in the form rectify it before submitting and is the submission of form is already done then reapply for the visa following the same procedure. There will be no excess fee that will be applied.

 

We are a group of 6 friends who are willing to travel from the US to Oman and we want to travel together, will it be possible for all of us to get the same visa?

1. Even if you are 6 or 10 friends who are going together to Oman from the US, you can apply for the same visa application.

2. However, you need to press the add more applicant button to add more people on the same visa application.

3. You’d also need to have the entire required documents ready before application as these documents are needed for you to fill in the details of the people coming with you.

 

FAQs:

1. Is there an Oman embassy in the US?

Yes, there is one in New York, 305 E 47th St, Floors 11 and 12. 

2. Can a US citizen go to Oman for employment purposes?

Oman does not allow a US citizen to visit the country for employment purposes.

3. For what purposes am I allowed to go to Oman?

A US citizen can go to Oman only for business or tourism purposes.

4. Will there be checking if I bring liquor in my bag at Muscat airport?

If you are carrying liquor in the bag there might be a checking conducted, however, you can avoid this by buying the liquor from the duty-free shopping at Muscat airport.

5. Who all can enter Oman from the US?

Any person who holds an Oman visa for US citizens can enter Oman.

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