No Entry for Passengers with Single Name on Passport


UAE Travel Guidelines: No entry for Passengers with one name on their passport

The authorities of the United Arab Emirates have imposed an embargo on the entry of travelers whose full name is not on the Indian passport.

He added that passengers with one name written on their passport and planning to obtain a tourist or any other type of visa are not allowed to travel to or from the UAE.

Any passport holder with a single name (word) in the surname or first name will not be accepted by UAE immigration and will be treated as an INAD (inadmissible passenger).

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“Then such a passenger will not be issued a visa and if the visa was issued earlier, he will be INAD through immigration,” he said.

IndiGo also issued a statement that passengers traveling on tourist, visit or any other type of visa with a name on their passport will not be allowed to travel to or from the UAE.

“According to the instructions of the UAE authorities effective from November 21, 2022, passengers traveling on a tourist, visit or any other type of visa with one name on their passport will not be allowed to travel to/from the UAE.