Saudi Arabia Visa

Saudi Arabia Visa

Do you need a visa to visit Saudi Arabia? Find your nearest Saudi Arabia Embassy.

Our Saudi Arabia Visa Guide will teach you everything you need to know about Saudi Arabia’s visa policy for people from all over the world, including different types of visas, particular requirements, visa sponsorships, visa fees, and more. It is critical to have a scheduled flight ticket in hand before applying for a visa to Saudi Arabia.

Who needs a visa to Saudi Arabia?

Visitors visiting Saudi Arabia are required to get a visa unless they come from one of the countries that are exempt from obtaining a visa. Visas for certain travellers may be obtained online or on arrival, while others must submit an application at one of the Saudi diplomatic posts in advance.

All visitors are required to have a passport that is valid for at least six months.

For more information on visas to Saudi Arabia, you can visit their Embassy page.

Entry into Saudi Arabia

Requirements to apply for a Saudi Arabia Visa

You will require the following documents:

Completed application form.

Valid passport for at least six months.

Health insurance must be purchased from the Saudi Arabian government.

Accommodation documentation (hotel, residence, etc.)

Visa fees ($300) and insurance coverage (SAR 140).

Applicants must be at least 18 years old, unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Processing Time For Saudi Arabia Visas

Standard processing — your visa application is processed within 5 days for $198.99 USD (service fees included). The total cost for expedited processing is USD $239.99. You will obtain your visa within three days (service fees included). This is the fastest available option for processing.

Appointment Waiting Times

Visa appointments can take around 4-6 weeks from the day of your application. You must allow yourself enough time to attend your appointment before travelling.

Who Can Visit Saudi Arabia Without a Visa?

Nationals of the following five nations are exempt from visa requirements and may enter Saudi Arabia with their national ID cards:

  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait Oman
  • Qatar
  • United Arab Emirates

France additionally exempts holders of diplomatic and official passports from visa requirements.

For detailed information on specific parts of the general visa process, you can refer to the links below to find the answer to your query. If you are unable to find any particular information, please contact us via email.

Saudi Arabia Visa Types

The types of visas available in Saudi Arabia are:

  • Government Visa.
  • Visas for diplomats and officials.
  • Missions & Organizations Diplomatic
  • Tourist Visa.
  • Business Visit Visa.
  • Employment Visa.
  • Residence Visa.
  • Premium Residency Visa.

What To Do If Your Saudi Arabia Visa is Refused?

Applicants whose previous Saudi Arabia electronic visa application was denied will be able to apply for a new eVisa. However, they must ensure that the online form is filled out with accurate personal information and travel details; otherwise, their application may be denied.

People Also Asked..

The visa is valid for up to one year with a 90-day maximum stay per entry and multiple entries.

If an eVisa is approved, it cannot be extended. If the eVisa expires prior to your entry into KSA, you must reapply and pay another application cost.

The e-Visa permits stays of up to 90 days in Saudi Arabia. For longer visits, you must apply for a regular visa in your passport, which involves a more rigorous application procedure.

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