US Dept of State Advisory on Travel to UAE

Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine in United Arab Emirates?

Yes. A 14-day self-quarantine norm is in place. Once the quarantine period completes, you must continue to comply with all measures put in place by the UAE authorities to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Is public transportation operating in United Arab Emirates?

Yes.

Is travel to United Arab Emirates restricted?

The US Department of State issued on August 17, 2020, Travel Advisory Level 3 (Reconsider Travel) to the destination. The advisory says: Reconsider Travel to United Arab Emirates due to COVID-19.

Travelers are advised to fill out Smart Traveler Enrollment Program STEP to receive any assistance if required from the U.S. Embassy or Consulate.

Quick Facts to Check Before You Travel

PASSPORT VALIDITY

6 months validity after date of arrival

BLANK PASSPORT PAGES

One page required for entry stamp

TOURIST VISA REQUIREMENT

Not required for stays under 30 days

CURRENCY RESTRICTIONS ENTRY/EXIT

No restrictions

U.S. Embassy and Consulates Contact Info

U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi
Embassies District, Plot 38, Sector W59-02, Street No. 4.
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Telephone: +(971) (2) 414-2200
Emergency After-Hours Telephone: +(971) (0) 2-414-2200
Fax: +(971) (2) 414-2241
Email: abudhabiacs@state.gov

Consulates
U.S. Consulate General Dubai
Corner of Al Seef Rd. and Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Rd
Dubai, U.A.E.
Telephone: +(971) (4) 309-4000
Emergency Telephone: +(971) (4) 309-4000
Fax: +(971) (4) 311-6213
Email: DubaiACS@state.gov
The normal work week in the UAE is Sunday through Thursday.