- The time zone for the UAE is GMT/UTC +4
- Electricity is 220/240V 50Hz
- Three-pronged square plugs are used throughout the UAE (the same as those used in the UK)
- The UAE country telephone code is +971
IDEX 2017 Official Travel Partner
We are pleased to inform you that Omeir Travel Agency has proudly been selected as our official travel partner for IDEX and NAVDEX 2017. During the region's leading defense exhibition and conferences there is a high demand for accommodation and flights to and from the capital. Therefore we highly recommend our visitors and exhibitors to preplan and book their travel arrangements with Omeir Travel Agency as they are one of the oldest & experienced Travel management company in Abu Dhabi.
For Inquiries and bookings:
Please call 24/7 call centre, +971 2 612 3454, + 971 50 818 1305
or send an email to IDEX@omeir.ae
Visa’s are required by all, except GCC nationals (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman).
Citizens of the following countries will be issued with a free-of-charge VISIT VISA upon entry to the UAE:
USA, UK, Canada, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Cyprus, Finland, Malta, Spain, Monaco, Vatican, Iceland, Andorra, San Marino, Liechtenstein, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
Citizens of other countries should apply for a visa prior to travel.
CLICK HERE to apply online for visitor visa
Flights and Accommodation
It is expected that IDEX and NAVDEX will together, attract a high volume of visitors to Abu Dhabi. There will therefore be high demand for accommodation within the city and flights to and from the Capital.
Visitors are recommended to plan and secure their travel arrangements well in advance of the event.
For more information about booking flights and accommodation.
Alcohol & Drugs
The Ministry of Health’s Drug Control Department publishes lists of restricted drugs and medications that may otherwise be prescribed in travellers’ home countries, so travellers must take special care to ensure that their medications or other substances are not restricted before travelling.