1. What is 14 Days Visa?
This visa is valid for 14 days from the date of issue and valid for a stay of 14
days including the day of arrival.
2. What is the processing time for 14 Days visa?
Extension of validity is NOT permitted under any circumstance.
The processing time for application is 3-5 working days.
3. What is Long Term Visa?
This visa is valid for two months from the date of issue and valid for a stay of
90 days including the day of arrival.
4. What is the processing time for Long term Visa?
The processing time for application is 5-7 working days.
5. Who can avail this facility?
Any guest holding Valid Passport, and round trip ticket issued by Etihad Airways/Air
Seychelles/Air Berlin/Air Baltic/Czech Airline/Air Serbia and South African Airlines-(Landing
to Abu Dhabi) can avail this facility.
6. Who sponsor the guest visa?
As per our experience, applications for below country list nationalities have a high risk of rejection, hence we are not encouraging guest from mentioned country list to apply for visa under Etihad Airways sponsorship. Terms and conditions will apply for all applications including for high risk rejection country list.
List of countries : Afghanistan , Iraq, Libya, Palestine , Somalia, Syria, Yemen .
Etihad Airways sponsors guest visa. Guest desirous of being sponsored for a visa
by Etihad Airways should be holding a valid ticket issued by Etihad Airways Etihad
Airways / Air Seychelles /Air Berlin /Air Baltic /Czech Airline / Air Serbia and
South African Airlines -(Landing to Abu Dhabi) and booked to travel to Abu Dhabi.
We will not be responsible for and will not be liable for guest not been able to
travel due to denied boarding offloading, cancellation of flight, delays or and
any other cause or circumstances beyond our control. Etihad Airways OR TTS shall
also not be liable in the case of any change in the date of travel not being communicated
7. Are the visa fee same for minor/infants?
Yes, the visa fee is same for all guests.
8. Can entry/exit be from any airport of UAE?
Etihad Airways connect Abu Dhabi to the world. The guest will land at Abu Dhabi
International Airport. However, guests are allowed to go to any part of UAE by any
9. Who are eligible for "Visa on Arrival" ?
Visa on Arrival
If your country of nationality/region appears on the list below, no advance visa arrangements
are required to visit the UAE. Simply disembark your flight at Abu Dhabi International
Airport and proceed to Immigration, where your passport will be stamped with a 30-day
Eligible Countries / Regions
People’s republic of China
United States of America
In addition to nationals of the countries/regions listed above, citizens of the GCC nations
of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia are eligible for the visa on arrival
at Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Travellers from countries not listed above will need to arrange a visa in advance