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Official NameSultanate of Oman
Population4.25 million
CapitalMuscat
Country CodeOM
LanguageModern Standard Arabic
Country Code (international calls)968
View Flight Information from Oman

The flight time to Oman is approximately ---- hours. Check the climate, currency, religion, manners, other information of Oman below. Wishing you pleasant travels to Oman.


Oman is situated on the Arabian peninsula, neighboring the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen. It also has coasts along the Arabian Sea, Persian Gulf, and the Gulf of Oman.

Visa and Immigration Procedures to Oman

Passengers are required to have a passport valid for at least 6 months, a visa and a return air ticket. Including British citizens, some nationals are allowed to apply for a visa on arrival. A Yellow Fever certificate may be required depending on where you have traveled to.

Things/Items Allowed into Oman

Passengers are allowed to freely import the following items of 400 individual cigarettes, 100 milliliters of perfume, 10 DVD's for personal use, meat and meat products. In addition, for meat and meat products, an Islamic slaughter certificate is required.

Things/Items Forbidden out of Oman

• Illegal Drugs • Weapons and Ammunition • Counterfeit Money and Goods • Artifacts of Historical and Cultural Significance

Things/Items Forbidden into Oman

• Drugs • Weapons and Ammunition • Pornographic Material • Prepared or Raw Opium • Fireworks • Bees • Dates • Non-canned foodstuffs

Voice of Travelers to Oman

Great Adventure with a Cheap Air Ticket!

Last December, I was looking for a cheap air ticket to travel to a foreign nation in January. It was very hard to find one as I didn't book the ticket earlier. The tickets to Oman had the lowest price, so I decided to go there. As I did some research before flying to Oman, Grand Mosque and Mutrah Souq were very fascinating. The Persian carpet in Grand Mosque was very big and complicated. I heard that it took 4 years for 600 people to make. I almost got lost in Mutrah Souq, but thanks to the nice Omani, I had a great time there too.
For student travelers, I strongly recommend visiting Oman. Don't forget to book your air ticket in advance!

Oman Air was Great

Last year I bought an air ticket with Oman Air, and it still is the best service I have had. No other airline has come close to the quality that Oman Air had offered. Certainly, my reason to visit Oman again is to fly with Oman Air. Locals seemed so friendly, and tourist attractions were very exciting. I especially liked Royal Opera House Muscat and Sultan's Palace. If you are planning to visit some Middle Eastern country, you should book an air ticket to Oman with Oman Air.

Tickets for the National Museum in Muscat

Muscat is definitely a place to go to for all who haven't yet. Just by getting an air ticket to Muscat International Airport, anybody can tour a number of tourist locations with convenience. Mutrah Souq was very colorful and busy with people. Mutrah Corniche was breathtakingly gorgeous, especially at sunset. National Museum had numbers of quality artifacts displayed. Although the entrance ticket fee was not quite cheap, the time was worth the cost. For travelers with a budget, Muscat will be the best place.

Oman Travelers' Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is there to see and do in Oman?

A. Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Mutrah Souq, Mutrah Corniche, Sultan's Palace, Royal Opera House Muscat, and the National Museum are the popular tourist destinations. Booking an air ticket to Muscat International Airport will be very convenient to visit mentioned locations.

Q. When should I book my air ticket to Oman?

A. All travelers should avoid visiting Oman in the summer season. Summers in Oman are very hot, but winters there are temperate and mild. Purchase of air tickets from October/November to February/March is recommended.

Q. What is Oman popular for?

A. Oman is known for its sophisticated architecture, delicious food, beautiful oceans, golden deserts, and other dramatic scenery.

Oman - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights toMuscat Airport・Munich Airport ・Hamad International Airport ・Heathrow Airport ・Frankfurt Airport ・Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ・Dubai International Airport ・Suvarnabhumi Airport

Airports handling direct flights toSalalah Airport・Hamad International Airport ・Dubai International Airport ・Trivandrum International Airport ・Abu Dhabi International Airport ・Addis Ababa Bole International Airport

Flight Routes to Oman

Muscat International Airport is the main airport in Oman. Direct flight tickets from London, Cairo, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, and Bangkok are available with British Airways, Egypt Air, Emirates, KLM, and Oman Air.