Which countries can get a visa on arrival in Saudi?

Which countries can get a visa on arrival in Saudi?

Tourists from almost 50 countries are able to do 'visa-on-arrival' when visiting Saudi Arabia, is your country on the list?
08 May 24
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Thinking of travelling to Saudi Arabia, but are a little unsure when it comes to visa?

Don't worry, we've got you sorted.

Whether you're hoping to explore the burgeoning food scene in Riyadh, dive into the deep blue of the Red Sea, experience the rich culture of AlUla or learn more about the historic heart of Jeddah, Saudi has something to offer every type of visitor. The perfect destination for families, couples and even solo-travellers, the Kingdom and its treasures await.

Countries That Can Get Visa On Arrival In Saudi

In total passport holders and citizens of 49 countries can apply for a Visa-on-Arrival when planning their trip, these countries eligible for Visa-on-Arrival in Saudi are listed below:


  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • The Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • San Marino
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom (UK) - eVisa eligible


  • Brunei
  • China
  • Japan - eVisa eligible
  • Kazakhstan
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • South Korea - eVisa eligible

Other Nations

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Russia
  • The United States of America (USA) - eVisa eligible
  • New Zealand

What is the cost of the Visa-on-Arrival in Saudi?

To obtain a visa-on-arrival, travellers are required to pay a fee of SAR 480 (approximately US$130 or 120). The price of the visa encompasses full health insurance during your stay in the Kingdom, and a processing fee.

Payment for visa-on-arrival in Saudi is accepted via credit cards and Mada cards. Cash is not accepted.

What is the cost of the eVisa for Saudi?

 For those eligible to apply for an eVisa, the cost is SAR 535 (approximately US$145 or 135).

What documents do I need?

Travellers will need a valid passport with a minimum of 6 months validity at the time of travelling to Saudi Arabia.

Applicants must be applicants is 18 years old or older, or under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or an appointed guardian (over 18).

Nations with bilateral agreements have the option to request visit visas via e-Visa, visa-on-arrival, or through consulate visas (such as the USA, UK, South Korea, and Japan).