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Old Oct 28, 17, 1:57 am
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Originally Posted by ElJudioErrante View Post
The visa on arrival at MCT is straight money inc paying by cr card,fill landing card,and get in.sometimes slow moving line for immigration.if one has recent entry AND exit stamp from Dubai (not UAE) AND has qualifying passport,then there is no visa necessary ie free entry.useful if flying from point A through DXB to MCT .
A comfort to know you agree

However, it's worth pointing out that the Dubai exemption requires an exit stamp from Dubai prior to your arrival at MCT. So you can't simply transit Dubai airport and expect a free entry to Oman.

I once got an exemption arriving from Sharjah, on the strength of a Dubai arrival stamp. But I was made to understand the general rule is arriving from Dubai, rather than UAE.
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