Citizens of United Arab Emirates that hold a valid permanent resident card or a valid visa from the United States, Canada, or any European Union nation, do not need to obtain a visa to Costa Rica. Please refer to the embassy for complete details.
All travelers must fill out an electronic Health Pass before departure.
Costa Rica tourist visa is required for citizens of United Arab Emirates.
Additional steps you may take:
- Check the current validity of your passport and the availability of blank visa pages
- Contact the nearest embassy or consulate of Costa Rica
Take advantage of our extensive embassy and consular database to find the nearest one. Upon contacting the embassy confirm the required documents, the time it takes to process the visa and whether the consulate accepts applications by mail.