The Dubai quarantine stopover packages are the saving grace for expatriates and travelers needing to return to Saudi Arabia or Kuwait but are stranded in their home country due to COVID19. Expatriates with a Kuwait or Saudi Arabian visa can now fly to any of these two countries via Dubai.
|Packages name||Rates - AED||Rates - USD||Included|
|3 Star – Normal||2300-2500 AED||630-680 USD||
|3 Star – Express||2400-2600 AED||660-700 USD||
|4 Star – Normal||2700-2800 AED||740-760 USD||
|4 Star – Express||2800-3000 AED||760-780 USD||
|5 Star – Normal||3500-3700 AED||950 USD-1010 USD||
|5 Star – Express||3700-3900 AED||1010 USD to 1050 USD||
If you are hailing from a prepaid visa country and are not eligible for an on-arrival visa, you can choose to get a UAE visit visa depending on your stopover duration.
If you hold a passport or are a citizen of the below listed countries, no pre-arranged visa is needed to travel to UAE. Proceed to immigration after disembarking from your flight at Dubai International airport. Your passport will be stamped with a free 30-day visit visa.
|Canada||Mauritius||United Kingdom and Northern Ireland|
|China||Monaco||United States of America|
|Hong Kong||Republic of Ireland||Vatican City|
Holding a passport from any of the countries mentioned below will get you a free 90-day multiple entry visa that is valid for 6 months from date of issue. Citizens from European countries mentioned below are eligible to apply for a pre-arranged visit visa if they have used up their free on-arrival stay duration(90 days).
|Brazil||Italy||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines|
|Czech Republic||Malta||Solomon Islands|
If you are a Mexican passport holder, you are eligible for multiple entry visa permitting a total stay of 180 days. This is valid for 6 months from the date of issue.
We highly recommend you to purchase sufficient travel insurance when travelling overseas including the stopover in Dubai. Immunization might be required or recommended depending on your final destination or stopover points. After the COVID19 pandemic, all stopover travelers are required to have an insurance cover. If you are flying with Emirates, you automatically get insured. You can choose to book your flight via Emirates.com, our contact centers, retail outlets or travel agent. No registration forms are required. You will automatically get free global COVID19 insurance and the following benefits:
If you don't want to make the most of your visit and do some sightseeing during your Dubai stopover, you can leave your bags at our safe storage in Dubai international airport and collect them when you are boarding your flight out of Dubai. This is an ideal option for travelers on short stopovers or those who have to check out of their hotel long before your scheduled flight. You can find the Left luggage storage at Arrivals in Emirates Terminal 3.
All travelers flying to Dubai from the GCC countries listed below are not required to take a COVID19 PCR test before departing. They can choose to do it upon arrival at Dubai International airport. Passengers arriving by road via the Hatta border are exempted from this and must take a PCR test within 96 hours before departure.
The test on arrival in Dubai also applies to passengers travelling from
If the traveler prefers to do a PCR test before flying, they are free to take it 96 hours before departure in their country of origin.
Travelers originating from the below countries and territories need to adhere to these entry rules Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Hong Kong, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives Islands, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United States
The following entry rules apply to tourists travelling to Dubai from these countries and territories: Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Chile, Cote d’lvoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Slovakia, Somaliland, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
If you are having a layover in Dubai airport from the countries mentioned above, you don't have to show a COVID19 PCR test certificate unless it is compulsory by your country of origin or final destination.
Children below 12 years and passengers with severe or moderate disabilities are excused from taking this test. There may be specific test exemptions in your country of origin and final destination. Please check the requirements before you travel.
Emirates has been ranked as one of the world's leading airlines and offers amazing ways to explore Dubai. Impulsive travelers can benefit from the airline's many stopover packages, some which can be booked within 48 hours before flying. At the meantime, your apartment or hotel will be booked by an agent. A representative will welcome you at the airport and you'll be given a complimentary booklet about the things you can do in Dubai. One of the perks enjoyed by Emirate flyers is the ability to check in at their partner hotels at any time during the 24 hours.
Your whole trip can be arranged by your travel agent or you can book your own flight. Remember to add some extra days for your Dubai stay so that you wouldn't have to change flights and save yourself from any unwanted fines.
After your flight ticket has been confirmed, book a Dubai stopover package via a travel agent or the nearest Emirates office within 48 hours before departure. You can also drop by our Hotels and Visas desk upon arrival at Emirates Terminal 3 in Dubai
If you have a lengthy layover between flights, you can be eligible for accomodation and meals by Emirates. Emirates flights are planned to ensure an ideal connection time in Dubai. however if there are no suitable connection times and have to wait longer for your flight, you can be eligible for Emirates' Dubai Connect Service.
If you need to wait at the airport, you will be given access to the Dubai connect Lounge or else you will be provided with visa to enter UAE, free hotel and transfers. To hail this service you need to book Dubai connect atleast 24 hours before your fligh. Upon arrival meet us at the Dubai Connect Desk in the Arrival section.
It's an easy process to find out if you are eligible to get the Dubai connect service.