Apply for a visa with airlines
If you are flying with Etihad Airways, a visit visa may be arranged for you upon request. If you have booked your trip through a travel agency, in most cases they will be able to arrange this for you.
Alternative visa application methods
Alternative methods to apply for an Abu Dhabi visit visa would be to apply through your nearest UAE embassy. An eye scan will be required at the airport.
For more information on visa types or how to get your visa, visit the Abu Dhabi Government website or call its contact centre on +971 2 666 4442 (800-555 from inside the UAE). To check if you are able to receive a free visit visa please check the countries listed here.
The cost of a single entry UAE short-term visa is 370 AED. It is recommended to apply 30 days in advance in case of any unexpected delays.