UAE Multiple Entry Tourist visa is one of the most useful prepaid visa types that avails to help UAE visitors, those who are intending to enter and exit United Arab Emirates cities for several times within a given time period using one particular visa. That means utilizing the same visa within a given time frame you can travel back and forth from/to UAE as much as you want. However, some people have a confusion between UAE Multiple Entry Tourist Visa & UAE Multiple Entry Visit Visa.
Here is the clear answer: Multiple Entry Tourist visa to UAE is the kind of multiple entry visa that you could apply through a tourism company, an airline or a hotel under their sponsorship. If any UAE resident sponsoring your visa and applying for it by directly visiting immigration office, there you will be able to obtain a Multiple Entry Visit visa to UAE, there are no difference between UAE Multiple Entry Tourist Visa & UAE Multiple Entry Visit Visa.
It's one type of UAE Tourist visa allowing the visitors to enter 7 Emirates (UAE) multiple times within the given time frame (30 days & 90 days). The applicant or else an UAE resident may contact a tourism company like ours or an airline or a hotel who can process a visa and provide the relevant documents along with the payment. Within 1-3 days the visitor gets the copy of the e-visa which has validity for 60 days to use (within 60 days have to enter UAE for the first time).
From the first time entry date the number of days of the visa starts counting for several entries. Now, multiple entry visas also get 10 additional days as grace period other than the 30 days / 90 days allowed by the visa.
When considering multiple entry visas to United Arab Emirates cities, depending on the visitors’ nationality it can be categorized into two types.
Most of the European countries & few other countries (List of nationals mentioned below) are eligible to get free Multiple Entry visit visa on their arrival to UAE airport while the rest of the all nationalities have to apply a pre-paid & pre-approved multiple entry visa via a visa sponsored by a tourism agency or an airline
Send us a clear color scan copy of your, a photo of the applicant with a white background and the residence visa page of the referee via WhatsApp Messenger. In some cases, extra documents may be needed and if so, you will be advised by your consultant.
Make the payment via bank transfers or by visiting our office.
Your new multiple entry visa copy will be sent to you via WhatsApp within 24 to 48 hours after the payment has been settled.
Abu Dhabi & Dubai Visa Not Sharjah
Abu Dhabi & Dubai Visa Not Sharjah
You might be asked to hand over extra documents depending on your nationality or age
In UAE 5-years visa - multiple entry tourist visa also has been proposed during early January of 2020. It is an important decision derived with the country’s preparation to host Expo 2020 Dubai, one of the major global events organized by the United Arab Emirates, which targets to open up the doors for more than 21 million incoming visitors around the world each year.
Sources state that the details of the new five-year valid tourist visas to UAE to be announced soon. This visa type intended to allow visitors to stay for up to six months at an entry within a span of five-year validity of the visa. Further, the eligibility criteria for the new UAE five-year visa will remain similar for all other types of tourist visas and the 5 years visit visa UAE fees is to be announced in the near future.
If you are in the below list of countries or territories, your passport will be stamped with multiple entry 90-day visa which is valid for consecutive 6 months from the date of issued and you can stay 90 days total and another additional 10 days as the grace period. Whenever the 90-day on arrival multiple entry visa has been fully utilized, then you can apply a pre-arranged visit visa (Pre-paid and pre-approved).
|Bahamas Islands||Iceland||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines|
|Costa Rica||Luxembourg||Solomon Islands|
If you holds a Mexican passport you are eligible for UAE multiple entry 180-day visit visa stamps on-arrival which is valid for 6 months from the date of issue, and you can stay 180 days in total.
No, multiple entry visa holders aren’t eligible for 10 days grace period
No, it is not possible to check online and you have to manually calculate by the entries you made during your visits to UAE. You can use this days between two dates calculator &Include end date in calculation (1 day is added) while placing the dates. Example your first entry was December 15, 2019 and you stayed until January 27, 2019 then you travelled to Germany and came back to UAE on February 05, 2019 and left February 28, 2019. Now how many days now left behind? Your first entry was December 15, 2019 and your last day to use the multiple entry visa would be 13 March, 2020 (From and including: Sunday, 15 December 2019 to and including: Friday, 13 March 2020 Result is 90 days) and how many times days left behind isn’t considered. Your last day would be 13 March 2020.
Same like above you can’t check online and needed to manually check. You are eligible formultiple entry 90 days Tourist Visa & valid for 6 months from the day your entered UAE.
Yes you can extend your visa for 30 days the same visa through the visa sponsor by paying extension fee
You can extend the same for 2 times
Yes, through inside country visa with status change you can obtain a new 30 days or 90 days single entry visa
You are unable to extend same visa for another 90 days multiple entry. The options you have are Applying inside country long term multiple entry visa or Get a new 90 days multiple entry visa through Airport to Airport visa change(A2A visa renewal)
Yes, even though you visa is not expired , if you exit the country in the immigration system records it will show up and You can apply for a new visa and get it approved to re-enter again with a new visa. Not that when you applying the new visa, your previous Tourist Visa will be automatically getting cancelled
Yes,multiple entry visa holder also eligible in getting 10 days grace period. Therefore, for 30 days multi entry- up to 40 consecutive days and 90 days visa up to consecutive 100 days can stay
In UAE immigration (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah or other emirates) all visa fees are same for both Adults and Kids despite of the age. Therefore, Single entry UAE visas and Multiple entry UAE visas fee remain same for each applicant. But, during the summer (July 15 till September 15) UAE government offers a discounts for children’s tourist visas with accordance to a Cabinet decision passed in July 2018. During this period if the kid’s visa applied along with parent/ parents’ application, visa will be fee for the child applicant. (However Service charges will apply if the visas been applied through a tourism company, airline or hotel)
Prices of the 6 months Valid UAE visa not yet fixed and declared. A press release mentioned that foreigners can get a six-month multiple-entry visit visa to UAE, renewable for another six months by submitting an application through the e-channels system of the Ministry of Interior and foreign affairs.
Source : Gulf News
It depends on how busy the respective system is during the time you apply the visa. Generally, both immigrations issue visas faster and rates are almost same. Depend on your nationality you can check with your visa sponsor what’s the best place to apply your visa.
Usually travelers obtaining a UAE multiple entry visa without travel insurance, at this moment due to sudden spread of corona-virus, UAE authority asked to get a travel insurance that cover covid 19.