UAE Transit Visa FAQ

What is an UAE Transit e-Visa?
The Transit visa applies to transit passengers transiting through Abu Dhabi International Airport for a period between 8 hours and 4 calendar days. This is ...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:46 PM
What do I need to apply for a UAE Transit e-Visa?
We require the following to submit your application: Passport scan in JPEG format. Passport photo Confirmed onward booking to 3rd destination country.  ...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:44 PM
How long does it take to process a UAE Transit visa?
It depends on the processing time you choose. We offer three options: Standard Processing: 2 days. Rush Processing: 24 hours. Super Rush Processing: 2 ...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:41 PM
What is the cost to obtain an UAE Transit visa?
The visa cost for UAE tourist e-Visa is 82 USD. Additionally, there is a service fee of 35 USD for standard processing. For rush processing and super rush p...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:41 PM
How long is UAE Transit visa valid for?
The transit visa is valid for 14 days after issue. This means you must enter UAE within 14 days of issuance. In addition, it is a single entry visa and allo...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:42 PM
How will I receive my UAE Transit visa?
Once approved, the visa will be sent by email, to the email address given at the start of the application process.
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:47 PM
Who sponsors my visa when I apply through iVisa?
Visas issued through this service are sponsored by Etihad.
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:48 PM
Is a Transit Visa extendable beyond the 4 days allowed?
No, it is not extendable. If your stay will be longer than 4 days, than you must apply for the Tourist visa. 
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:49 PM
How long should my passport be valid for when applying for the visa?
The UAE requires all visitors to have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the date of arrival. If your passport is valid for less than six...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 6:50 PM