Open with restrictions

Oman Travel Restrictions

62.44% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India will not be allowed to enter Oman.
Fully vaccinated visitors from India can enter Oman without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Oman for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Oman entry details and exceptions

Travelers with a travel history in the past 14 days before travel are not allowed to enter Oman.

Omani citizens, diplomats, health staff, and their families are exempt from the ban and will be subject to entry procedures adopted by the Sultanate. Restricted entry into the Sultanate to only Omanis and residents, who have visas issued on or before 5th April 2021, and they must comply with the requirements imposed by the relevant authorities.

All travelers arriving in the Sultanate of Oman are required to obtain international health insurance to cover the cost of one month's treatment of COVID- 19, with the exception of Omani citizens, GCC citizens, and travelers with free treatment cards.

All travelers are required to present proof of vaccination with a QR Code showing that 14 days have passed since they received all the doses required for COVID-19 vaccination. Non-citizen travelers aged 18 and above traveling to the Sultanate of Oman are required to present a vaccination certificate indicating that they have received at least two doses of the approved COVID-19 vaccine.


Outgoing travel to OmanTravelling from India to Oman

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departing to Oman.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
All travelers coming to the Sultanate without a pre-travel PCR test are required to:
* Take a PCR test upon their arrival at the airport.
* Wear Tarrasud+ bracelet and adhere to quarantine until a negative PCR test result is detected.
* If the PCR test is positive, the traveler must complete a 10-day quarantine is required.
* Passengers aged 18 and under are not required to show evidence of COVID-19 vaccine or PCR test, or register on the Tarassud+ application.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India are not required to quarantine after entering Oman.


Return travelReturning to India from Oman

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from Oman must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Oman are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Oman

Masks:Required in enclosed environments.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

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