Dubai 96Hours Transit Visa From Mumbai, India

96 Hours Dubai Transit Visa

A pre-planned trip to the third country with a halt in Dubai allows you to visit Dubai as a tourist while holding the 96 hrs transit visa i.e you can exit the airport visit your family and friends and go around for local sightseeing.

It also allows you to have a budgeted trip to Dubai with minimum charges and visiting the famous tourist spots.

While in transit in Dubai you can explore Desert Safari. You get to experience a different Arabic Desert. Multiple options are available to select for you to visit including Red Dune Safari, Desert Safari with Quad Biking, and Hatta Mountain Safari.

You get to see mesmerizing desert scenery and the flora & fauna with activities and a luxurious and traditional dinner there. The best option here is a combo of Dhow Cruise & Desert Safari as you get a chance to visit the desert & dinner cruise on Dubai Marina.

While traveling to the desert you drift upon sands on a 4 x 4 dune bash covering the massive desert terrain with stunning scenery. After reaching there you can relax in a Bedouin inspired tent and several activities giving a glimpse of desert traditions including henna designing, shisha smoking, photography in traditional Emirati costumes, belly dance, and BBQ dinner.

At the Dhow Cruise, you will float in the Dubai Marina in a double-decker dhow with amazing sight and views which is noncomparable to any. 

A traditional Tanura Dance performance will be an additional sight. You will have a buffet dining with local & international delicacies.

You can opt for Desert Safari with Dune Bashing that will have air-conditioned vehicle, unlimited refreshments, sunset photography, Fire show, Camel Riding,  and Sand Boarding.

Quad Biking is also available for adventurous bike lovers though you do not need any special skills except to meet certain health requirements and aged above 16 years as it will be an off-road exploration that will be enthralling and awe-inspiring.

Hatta Mountain Safari is also a very unique experience of visiting Hatta Village, Ancient Fort, and a mosque. You will come across mud houses taking you back to the memories of 16-century art & architecture.

Hatta Dam wherein water is garnered from mountain springs and used for irrigation as well as producing electricity. A must visit is Hatta Hill Park, which is known for mountain walkways & lush green spaces. You can even visit the Carpet market selling beautifully designed carpets.

Traveling to the third country while you transit through Dubai you require 96  hrs Visa if your transit time is less than 96 hrs. Dubai 96 hrs Transit Visa allows you to leave the airport premises.

Eligibility for Dubai 96 hrs Transit Visa

  • You must have a Passport that has the validity of 6 months once you arrive in Dubai.
  • You must prove you will exit Dubai before the transit time expires by holding the ticket for the third country.
  • You can transit through this visa only if you exit from Dubai is through Emirates & Fly Dubai airlines.
  • The validity of the visa will be of 30 days but stay must be less than 96 hrs.

How to apply for a Dubai  96 hrs Tourist Visa?

  • Dubai 96 hrs transit visa is an E-visa and has an online procedure and with minimum requirements of the documents.
  • 96 hrs transit visa doesn’t require you to visit the VFS center. It can be processed through the travel agent
  • You can forward the required documents to the travel agent and get your visa in 2-3 working days.

Documents required for 96 hours Dubai Visa for Indians

Documents must be scanned in PDF format

  • Scanned Passport Copy.
  • 1 Photo (No Specific background), it should be clear
  • Pan Card if applicable.
  • Air Ticket proving exit from Dubai

DUBAI 96 HOURS TRANSIT Visa Fees 2020

Visa Type Purpose Validity Consulate Fee Service Fee
Transit Transiting 30 Days Rs.2,250/- Rs 750/- 

Tips :

  • If you are unsure on you would be able to exit in 96 hrs it is advisable to get 14 Days Dubai Tourist Visa
  • With this 96 hrs Transit Visa you are allowed to exit the airport and explore the city.
  • You can explore the nearby areas such as Desert Safari, Burj Khalifa, Dubai City Tour, and Dubai Mall – shopping.

Apply Dubai Visa For Indians with Fly For Holidays

Where to apply?

  • You can apply through the travel agent by forwarding the required documents.
  • On completion of the process, the visa received will be an E-Visa.

Points to Remember

  • You need to check the Emigration Check Required (ECR) remark on the passport which is on the last page of the passport.
  • Passport with the remark of the Emigration Check Required (ECR) needs to have the OK TO BOARD message updated on the ticket.
  • The process of OK TO BOARD can only be done when the visa process is completed and you have a confirmed air ticket.
  • The process of OK TO BOARD can be done by a travel agent who has processed this 96 hrs transit visa.
  • For updating OK TO BOARD message on your ticket you need to give  Air Ticket, Passport, and Valid Visa copy is required.
  • In case if you fail to update OK TO BOARD message on the air ticket, the Immigration department may deport you despite having a valid visa.
  • Charges of INR 300/- is required to get the OK TO BOARD message updated.
  • OK TO BOARD message must be updated at least 5 days before the travel date.

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96 HOURS DUBAI TRANSIT VISA FAQ’s

1. When should i start Dubai 96 hours Transit Visa?

It usually takes 5-6 working days to process, it is advisable to start the process at least 15 days before the travel.

2. With this Visa, how long can i stay in Dubai?

You can stay maximum of 96 hours in Dubai, you have to make sure that you are traveling to third country and your connecting flight should be before 96 hours. You have to exit Dubai before 96 hours.

3. Can i book Air ticket on any Airline?

No, with this visa you can Book tickets only through Emirates, Fly Dubai, Etihad and Air Arabia Airlines only.

4. Can i apply Transit visa without Booking Air ticket & Hotel Reservation?

Flight tickets & Hotel bookings are mandatory to book.

5. Can I immediately Re Apply Dubai Tourist Visa, if my transit visa is rejected?

Yes, you can reapply immediately, as long as you have all the valid documents of Dubai tourist visa charges of tourist visa shall be applicable.

6. Will Embassy Refund my money In case Of Rejection?

No, all charges related to Embassy fees and service fees are not refundable in case of the visa getting rejected.

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Grant of visas are at the sole discretion of the visa officer at the consulate. We at Fly for Holidays will provide you guidance and advise to submit your visa application to the best of our knowledge and as per our information and experience. Possible time taken to process visas and turnaround time as advised by us to you is as per an estimate that is provided by Consulates. Applications are reviewed based on the information and documents submitted by you. Fly for Holidays is not responsible for the validity ,approval or rejection of your visa application at any point of time.

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