United Arab Emirates Embassy and Consulates in Saudi Arabia
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United Arab Emirates may close on the following Saudi Arabian and UAE holidays in 2021/2022:
|National Day||Thursday, September 23||1 day, 11 hours|
|Prophet Muhammad’s birthday||Friday, October 29||1 month, 1 week|
|Commemoration Day||Wednesday, December 01||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Friday, December 03||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Israa & Miaraj Night||Tuesday, March 22||6 months|
|Eid al-Fitr Holiday||Monday, May 23||8 months|
|Eid Al Fitr||Tuesday, May 24||8 months|
|Eid al-Fitr Holiday||Wednesday, May 25||8 months|
1. How many UAE Embassies/Consulates are there in Saudi Arabia?
United Arab Emirates currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Saudi Arabia including Jeddah and Riyadh.
2 - Do Saudi Arabian citizens need a visa for United Arab Emirates?
Citizens of Saudi Arabia (holders of regular passports) can travel to United Arab Emirates for Freedom of Movement without having to apply or obtain a UAE visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of UAE embassies in Saudi Arabia?
The UAE representative offices in Saudi Arabia will be closed in observance of the following Saudi Arabian and UAE holidays in 2021/2021:
- National Day (SA) Thu, Sep 23, 2021 (1 day, 15 hours)
Time in United Arab Emirates vs Saudi Arabia
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates time is 1:00 hours ahead of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia