Lonely Planet Writer

Dubai visa cost rises and extensions stopped

Dubai changes visa regulations.
Dubai changes visa regulations. Image by hjl / CC BY 2.0

The price of a single entry-tourist visa for Dubai has increased from AED 210 (US$ 57) to AED 250 (US$ 68), with many agents and tour operators passing the cost on to applicants. The option to extend it for a month and the 10-day grace period have been stopped, preventing job-seekers using a tourist visa to enter the UAE and extending it if they can’t find work. Read more: arabianbusiness.com