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Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

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Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

The below section details the new visa waiver eligibility for citizens of the 80 countries.

Entry to Qatar is approved at the sole discretion of Qatar’s Ministry of Interior.

A) Nationals of the following 33 countries will not require prior visa arrangements and can obtain a visa waiver upon arrival in Qatar. The waiver will be valid for 180 days from the date of issuance and entitle its holder to spend up to 90 days in Qatar, during either a single trip or on multiple trips.

1. Austria

2. Bahamas

3. Belgium

4. Bulgaria

5. Croatia

6. Cyprus

7. Czech Republic

8. Denmark

9. Estonia

10. Finland

11. France

12. Germany

13. Greece

14. Hungary

15. Iceland

16. Italy

17. Latvia

18. Liechtenstein

19. Lithuania

20. Luxembourg

21. Malta

22. Netherlands

23. Norway

24. Poland

25. Portugal

26. Romania

27. Seychelles

28. Slovakia

29. Slovenia

30. Spain

31. Sweden

32. Switzerland

33. Turkey

B) Nationals of the following 47 countries will not require prior visa arrangements and can obtain a visa waiver upon arrival in Qatar. The waiver will be valid for 30 days from the date of issuance and entitle its holder to spend up to 30 days in Qatar, during either a single trip or on multiple trips. This waiver may be extended for a further 30 days.

1. Andorra

2. Argentina

3. Australia

4. Belarus

5. Bolivia

6. Brazil

7. Brunei

8. Canada

9. Chile

10. China

11. Colombia

12. Ecuador

13. Panama

14. Costa Rica

15. Georgia

16. Guyana

17. Hong Kong

18. India

19. Indonesia

20. Ireland

21. Japan

22. Kazakhstan

23. Lebanon

24. Azerbaijan

25. Macedonia

26. Malaysia

27. Maldives

28. Mexico

29. Moldova

30. Monaco

31. New Zealand

32. Paraguay

33. Peru

34. Russia

35. San Marino

36. Singapore

37. South Africa

38. South Korea

39. Suriname

40. Cuba

41. Thailand

42. Ukraine

43. United Kingdom

44. United States

45. Uruguay

46. Vatican City

47. Venezuela

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1. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

Hi

Thanks Beast666

Does this mean that you don't have to bother obtaining the free transit issued by Qatar Airways if you're flying with them ?

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2. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

@TheAsiaphiles

No need to apply for free transit visa, now you can obtain visa on arrival free of charge. (if you are citizen of countries listed above)

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3. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

Hi,

Wanted to know Is Hotel booking is necessary for obtaining visa on arrival.?

For how many months this tourist visa can be extended? TIA.

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4. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

@friend865

Hotel booking is not required.

Duration of stay is based on nationality, it depends on which category you fall under, duration for both A and B category is mentioned above in original post .

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5. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

without hotel booking means any Credit card required ?

we can travel any airline or only qatar airways ?

kindly confirm .

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6. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

@indian19472017

Credit card is not required, visa is free as per press release.

Any airline.

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7. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

Thanks Beast666 for posting this in the forum.

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8. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

@jacpaul1

Thanks for your continuous encouragement and support

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9. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

Does any Indian entered in Qatar with on arrival visa facility and what are the formalities faced at immigration desk? questions like minimum money carrying requirement, address of stay, or any work contract copy of RP family member / bank statement, ECNR requirements etc...

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10. Re: Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Coun

Does any age limit is applicable for on arrival visit visa to Qatar for an Indian. My father age is 68 years

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