Oman international travel guide

Landscape view of Oman

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Oman is part of Asia with main city at Muscat. It's usually 🌀️ 23.87 °C in Oman with a rainfall of 🌧 5.24 mm. Internet speed in Oman is on average 3.1 Mbps. Its Developing country with a population of 4M people. The main currency is Rial Omani. The languages spoken are Arabic. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Developing Β  🌀️ ~23.87 Β°C Β  🌧 ~5.24 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 4M people

Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel

Oman has suspended all domestic and international flights to and from the country. If you can't or don't want leave Oman, you can apply to extend your visa online (see 'Travel'). If you're in Oman, follow the advice of local authorities, make arrangements for a possible extended stay and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you’re safe and well. Australia doesn't have an embassy or consulate in Oman. If you need consular support, contact the Australian Embassy in Saudi Arabia or call +61 2 6261 3305 for urgent assistance. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Oman.

issued date: April 7, 2020

Weather

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General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Oman uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Oman uses the Omani rial (symbol: ?.?.), code OMR.Banknotes come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 rials and 500, 200 and 100 baisas. Rial is subdivided into 1000 baisas. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 25, 10 and 5 baisas.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Oman is on average 3.1 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Oman is low. It is not as easy to find one.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 5.00 OMR, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 2 telecoms: Omantel or Ooredoo. Oman uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Oman upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Oman, dial +, then 968 (the country code for Oman), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Oman, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 2 .

Driving

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal

112

Police

112

Ambulance

112

Fire department

112

Useful Information
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Last updated: November 9, 2020

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