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How to Reach OMAN

By Air

Muscat International Airport is the main airport of Sultanate of Oman, offering direct flights to and from major cities in Middle East as well as across the world. Salalah Airport is another major airport catering to international and domestic flights. Both these airports are currently undergoing major upgrades to accommodate an expected increase in domestic and international passengers. Qatar Airways also offer direct flights between Doha and Salalah while Fly Dubai offers direct flights between Dubai and Salalah. Oman Air operates flights from Muscat International Airport to a number of destinations in Europe, Africa and Asia. Travelers from the US and Canada may need to change flights to reach Muscat. The airport is 25 kilometres outside the city and taxis are the main mode of transport between the city and the airport.

Visa Requirements for OMAN

To enter Oman, a passport valid for at least six months is required by citizens of all countries. However, nationals of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates do not require a visa to visit Oman, they can use their National ID cards to enter the nation. 
Additionally, any individual who has a visa or passage stamp of the Emirate of Dubai valid for no less than 21 days can also enter Oman visa-free. Same is the case for those who have a valid Qatar visa (for a...

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