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What is Ok To Board(OTB)

Ok To Board (OTB) is a process of verifying and updating VISA details in flight booking/PNR by the Airlines. This process help airline to ensure the passenger is holding a valid visa for travel. Ok to Board process is done the from the countries of your visa issuance .

“OK to Board” approval is mandatory for the citizens of India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka .

If you do not have “OK to Board” message updated in you flight booking , you may be denied boarding. You can contact us to get the Ok To Board (email : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or whats app to 9663380969.

Important Note: OK To Board requirement is different for every airline and every type of visa . To avoid confusion or issues at the time of travel , we recommend proper consultation on OK To Board. For consultation, you can contact us through whats up on 9663380969 or email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Documents required for OTB(OK To Board)

  1. Visa
  2. Ticket
  3. Passport Copy
  4. Pan Card Copy
What is the  Cost of OK To Board.

(OTB)OK To Board Rates
Dubai or UAE OTB Rate QATAR OTB Rate BAHRAIN OTB Rate
SPICE JET : Rs 650 INDIGO: Rs 650 AIR INDIA:  Rs 650
VISTARA: Rs 650 AIR INDIA: Rs 650 AI EXPRESS: Rs 650
INDIGO: Rs 650 AI Express: Rs 650 AIR ARABIA: Rs 650
AIR ARABIA:RS 650 SRILANKAN : Rs 250 OMAN AIR : Rs 950
GO AIR: Rs 650 QATAR AIR: 950
OMAN AIR :650 OMAN OTB Rate GULF AIR : Rs 950
FLY DUBAI : 650 AIR INDIA: Rs 650 CYPRUS OTB Rate
AIR INDIA:Rs 450 AI EXPRESS: Rs 650 GULF AIR : Rs 560
EXPRESS:Rs 450 INDIGO: Rs 650 SPICE JET : RS  700
SRILANKAN: 250 SPICE JET: Rs 850
GULF AIR: 250 OMAN AIR : Rs 650
Important Note: Extra Charges applicable for Same day, Holiday & Urgent Request
How to Get Ok To Board

You can contact vus to get the Ok To Board (email : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it whats up on 9663380969

List of countries require Ok To Board (When you travel with paper visa)

  1. UAE,
  2. Kuwait,
  3. Bahrain,
  4. Oman
  5. Qatar
  6. Kuwait
  7. Cyprus
  8. Jordan

Who requires OTB?(OK To Board)

“OK to Board” approval is required (only) for citizens of India, Bangladesh, Pakistan or Sri Lanka when they are traveling from these countries.

Is this Ok To Board process is same for All Airline ?

Not the same . OK To Board requirement is different for every airline, country and types of visas.

U.A.E Ok To Board for Indian Passport Holders

OK to Board’ message is NOT required for the following categories of travellers;

  • Travellers'  having visa stamped in their passport
  • Passengers' using “Visa On Arrival” facility(ECR passport holders are eligible )
  • Passengers' travelling on Indigo Airlines , Air India India, Air India Express, Emirates and Etihad with Emigration Check Not Required passport
  • Emigration Check Required passport holder must apply for Ok to board

Qatar Ok To Board for Indian Passport Holders

‘OK to Board’ message is required for the following categories of travellers;

  • Passengers' holding Work Visa and travelling on on Indigo Airlines , Air India India, Air India Express and Oman Air
  • Passengers' travelling on Oman Air,Spice Jet Air, SriLankan Airlines
  • Passengers' holding  'Emigration Check Required' status passport and travelling on on Indigo Airlines , Air India India and Air India Express.

OK to Board’ message is NOT required for the following categories of travellers;

  • Travellers' having visa tamped(Resident Visa) in their passport.
  • Passengers' using “Visa On Arrival” facility (Emigration Check Required passport not eligible )
  • Passengers' holding visit visa and  travelling on Indigo Airlines , Air India India, Air India Express with Emigration Check Not Required status passport

Oman Ok To Board for Indian Passport Holders

‘OK to Board’ message is required for the following categories of travellers;

  • Passenger' holding work and visit visa travelling on Spice Jet and Indigo Airlines.
  • Passengers' holding Work Visa and travelling on Air India India and Air India Express
  • Passengers' holding photo copy of visa and travelling on Oman Air.

OK to Board’ message is NOT required for the following categories of travellers;

  • Travellers' holding original paper visa (received from Oman through post or courier)
  • E visa holders when they are travelling on Oman Air

If you are holding photo copy of the visa , visa sponsor must deposit original visa at the Muscut Air port and get the OK To Board from the respective Airline Office in Muscut

Cyprus Ok To Board process for Indian Passport Holders

If you are holding a paper visa to Cyprus and travelling on middle east based airlines , you may require Ok to Board .We can arrange Ok to Board for the passengers travelling on Gulf Air and Spice Jet

List Of Airlines require Ok To Board

  • Indigo
  • Spice Jet
  • Air Arabia
  • Gulf Air
  • Oman Air
  • Qatar Airways
  • Kuwait Airways
  • Sri Lankan Air
  • Etihad Airways
  • Hahn Air
  • flydubai
  • Air India (if you are holding ECR (Emigration Check Required) passport)
  • Air India Express (if you are holding ECR (Emigration Check Required) passport)
  • Emirates (if you are holding ECR (Emigration Check Required) passport)
(exemption available for few Airlines ,few Air ports and for those who holds E.C.N.R passport)

Time taken to get the Ok To board confirmation-

One working day (For urgent ok to board , please whats app  to 9663380969.

Important Note:

OK To Board requirement is different for every airline,every visa and for every air port . To avoid confusion or issues at the time of travel , we recommend to get the proper consultation on OK To Board ( whats app  to 9663380969 or email us on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

OTB (OK To Board) requirement may change as per the airline rules/regulation/ discretion.

If you are travelling for employment or long-term visa and holds an E.C.R passport, Indian emigration will not allow you to travel, unless you get P.O.E. clearance  or E.C.N.R. passport.

 

Contact Info

+91 9663380969
+91 9846620007

Email : visainfoemail@gmail.com

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# 51/14, Doddathoguru,
Godrej E City Entrance,
Electronic City,
Bangalore -560100

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