Current travel advisories for Oman

Last Update: Sunday, 26. May 2019 at 07:23

Travelling Oman is (relatively) safe.

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Travel warnings for this region [to world map].

Current situation : 1.8 / 5

Oman is a country in Asia (Western Asia) with around 4 million citizens and a land mass of 212,460 km². We detected travel advisories from 4 sources for this country.

Bordering countries: 3.3 / 5

Oman shares land borders with 3 neighbouring states. For this country, the Danger Index is 3.3 (average value for all countries). All countries habe been reported as somehow dangerous: Yemen (5.0), Saudi Arabia with (2.5) and United Arab Emirates with (2.4 of 5). See danger map of the region.


Single advisories / travel warnings

New Zealand government

https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/oman

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise normal safety and security precautions elsewhere in Oman.

Danger level: 0

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New Zealand government

https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/oman

Regional warning: This advisory covers a specific region.

Brief summary:
Avoid non-essential travel to the border area with Yemen due to the ongoing conflict.

Reisewarnstufe: 4

Avoid non-essential travel / High Risk.

US American government

http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/oman-travel-advisory.html

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise normal precautions in Oman. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Do not travel to: The Yemen border area due to terrorism and armed conflict. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page. Due to risks to civil aviation operating within the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman region, including Oman, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an advisory Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) and/or a Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR). For more information U.S. citizens should consult the Federal Aviation Administration’s Prohibitions, Restrictions and Notices.

Danger level: 1

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Maltese government

https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:

Danger level: 1

Take normal precautions.

Canadian government

https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/oman

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories)

Danger level: 2

Exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories).

Irish government

https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/oman/

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
High degree of caution

Danger level: 3

High degree of caution.

If there is more than one advisory/message of a single government for a given country, it indicates regional differences in means of security for your personal health and well-being. Single messages can indicate specific regions to be safer or less safe as mentioned in the main advisory. In these cases it's advisable to consult your own governments information.


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Country information

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Basic facts

Citizens
around 4 million
Covering landmass
212,460 km²
Electricity
240V - 50Hz
Currency
Rial (OMR)
ISO 2-Letter Code
OM
Phone prefix
+968
Top Level Domain
.om
Mobile frequencies (MHz)
900

Airports in Oman (extern)

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Note of the displayed travel advisories
These trabel advisories are automatically gathered. We use the RSS Feeds of the corresponding authorities of the single countries. In some cases, we analyse the website itself. Since the information originates from different countries and different countries have different understanding of danger and danger levels. Thus, the information displayed is an automized and normalized representation with no right to completeness and correctness. If a country is not shown, it doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. The information shown if a first indicator.