Cambodia Visa for Emiratis Citizens & How to Apply

A visa is REQUIRED for Emiratis passport holders visiting Cambodia for tourism and business purposes. See detailed requirements below:

Visa types Requirements Information Application
Tourist (Type-T) Visa required For Emiratis nationals or residents who visit Cambodia for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 15:00 - Tuesday - 30 July, 2024 5 days 10 hours from now
Business (Type-E) Visa required
  • For Emiratiss who have accepted a job offer from Cambodia.
  • For Emiratis citizens who have received invitations from registered companies/organizations in Cambodia.
Get it as soon as 15:00 - Thursday - 01 August, 2024 7 days 10 hours from now
Transit visa Not required For Emiratis transit passengers departing on the same arrival airplane through Phnom Penh International Airport (PHP).

Do Emiratis nationals need a visa for Cambodia?

Yes. As of July 2024, 9,963,393 Emiratis passport holders require a valid visa to enter Cambodia. Emiratis passports must have at least 2 blank pages and be valid for a minimum of 6 months at the time of application.

Visa requirement summary:

Can Emiratis citizens apply for Cambodia evisa? Yes, Emiratis passports are eligible for the e-visa to Cambodia.
eVisa fee: eVisa fee for Emiratis citizens is 275 AED.
eVisa processing time: 3-5 working days (Earliest is 15:30 - Wednesday - 31 July, 2024 at Abu Dhabi local time)
Visa on arrival eligibility: Travelers from United Arab Emirates are eligible to obtain a visa on arrival (VoA) for Cambodia.
How to apply? Online eVisa application

What are requirements to get Cambodia evisa for United Arab Emirates citizens?

In order to get an eVisa for Cambodia, Emiratis citizens need to guarantee the following things:

  • Your United Arab Emirates passport must be valid for at least 6 months of your entry into Cambodia and should have at least 2 black pages.
  • You have a soft copy of your full passport personal detail page (in jpeg format)
  • You have a soft copy of your portrait (in jpeg format, meeting the Vietnam evisa photo requirements).
  • You have an active email to receive Evisa
  • You have a credit card/debit card to make payment.

Diplomatic Missions of Cambodia in United Arab Emirates

At present, Cambodia has no diplomatic representations in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The information for the nearest Cambodian embassy can be found below.

Nearest Embassy
Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Kuwait
(It is a 835.9 km distance from Abu Dhabi with 1 hours, 23 minutes flight)
Surra, Block1, Street 1, Villa 25, State of Kuwait

+965 25310029
To call the embassy from United Arab Emirates, please dial +None

Office hours
Monday- Friday: 8:00 am - 17:00 pm (Close now)

Time Right Now
Abu Dhabi: 04:46 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Kuwait: 03:46 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Time Difference: Kuwait 1.0 hour behind Abu Dhabi

Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Kuwait

How to Get Cambodia Visa for Emiratis citizens

There are two available methods for Emiratis citizens and foreign passports living in United Arab Emirates to apply for a visa to Cambodia.

Cambodia eVisa

Applying for an eVisa from United Arab Emirates? Here is a step-by-step guide:

  1. Fill in a secure online eVisa form
  2. Upload your Emiratis passport data page and a 4*6cm photo.
  3. Confirm and pay the e-Visa fee (75 USD ~ 275 AED)
  4. Get your eVisa approval in 3-5 business days (The earliest is 15:00 PM, United Arab Emirates local time on 30 July 2024).
  5. Present your eVisa certificate at the immigration checking point.

Cambodia visa on arrival

Emiratis nationals are eligible for the 30-day visa-on-arrival program:

  1. Tourist visas: $30 USD ~ 110 Emirati Dirham(AED)
  2. Business visas: $35 USD ~ 129 Emirati Dirham(AED)

Eligible ports of entry

Emiratis visitors holding a valid eVisa can enter at one of the following ports of entry and exit in Cambodia:

Ports of entry/exit Distance and travel time (from Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates)
Phnom Penh International Airport 5495.9 km / 3415.0 miles (9 hours, 9 minutes)
Siem Reap Angkor International Airport 5315.6 km / 3303.0 miles (8 hours, 51 minutes)
Sihanoukville International Airport 5416.8 km / 3365.9 miles (9 hours, 1 minutes)
Cham Yeam 5297.0 km / 3291.4 miles (8 hours, 49 minutes)
Poipet 5177.9 km / 3217.4 miles (8 hours, 37 minutes)
Bavet 5649.8 km / 3510.6 miles (9 hours, 24 minutes)
Trapeang Kriel 5519.3 km / 3429.5 miles (9 hours, 11 minutes)

United Arab Emirates & Cambodia travel information

United Arab Emirates Cambodia Differences
Local time 04:46 (25 July, 2024) 07:46 (25 July, 2024) United Arab Emirates is Kuwait 1.0 hour behind Abu Dhabi Cambodia.
Population 9,963,393 16,860,407 6,897,014 fewer than Cambodia.
Current weather broken clouds 36°C (Abu Dhabi) overcast clouds 27°C (Phnom Penh) 9°C higher than Cambodia
Distance Abu Dhabi
  • Phnom Penh (5496.0 km / 3415.0 miles)
  • Siem Reap (5316.0 km / 3303.0 miles)
Average distance is 5410 km or 3362 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in United Arab Emirates
  • Upcoming holiday is September Equinox which will occur in 1 month, 3 weeks.
The next public holiday in Cambodia is Sept. 22, 2024 which will start in 1 month, 3 weeks (Abu Dhabi local time)

United Arab Emirates Public Holidays 2024

The Royal Embassy of Cambodia may close during the following public holidays and observances in United Arab Emirates.

Public holiday Date to be observed Counting down
The Prophet's Birthday Monday, 16 September 2024 1 month, 3 weeks
September Equinox Sunday, 22 September 2024 1 month, 3 weeks
Constitutional Day Tuesday, 24 September 2024 1 month, 4 weeks
Commemoration Day of King's Father Tuesday, 15 October 2024 2 months, 2 weeks
King's Coronation Day Tuesday, 29 October 2024 3 months
Independence Day Saturday, 09 November 2024 3 months, 2 weeks
December Solstice Saturday, 21 December 2024 4 months, 3 weeks
New Year's Eve Tuesday, 31 December 2024 5 months
New Year Wednesday, 01 January 2025 5 months
New Year's Day Wednesday, 01 January 2025 5 months

Frequently asked questions, answered

Are there any Cambodian diplomatic missions in United Arab Emirates?

No. There is no embassy of Cambodia in United Arab Emirates.

How much does a Cambodian eVisa cost for Emiratis nationals?

The cost of an eVisa for Emiratis citizens is approximately (75 USD ~ 275 AED) for a standard processing time of 3-5 working days.

How soon can I get a visa for Cambodia from United Arab Emirates?

The earliest possible for getting an eVisa for Cambodia is around 15:30 PM on 31 July 2024 (Abu Dhabi local time).

What are the best ways to obtain a visa for Cambodia?

If you are currently living in United Arab Emirates, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa online.