Procedure To Apply For Awdah Absher Service

Awdah is an Arabic word that means Return.

This is a new MOI Absher service in which the residents, visitors and the tourist can travel back home in their respective countries.

In this article, I will explain the requirements and the procedure to apply for this.

Who is eligible for Awdah?

You must meet the below conditions to apply for it

  • You exit re-entry should be issued already
  • You must have a valid Visa
  • You should have fingerprints registered in the system

Any visa violator & resident can avail of this service with an exit reentry already processed.

Yes you can also refer to Absher website in case of any change later on

How to Apply for Awdah?

It is a very straight forward process and you need not Absher account to avail this return. I will explain all this step by step;

Step-1:  First of all, go to the official MOI website that is Absher

Step-2: Here, you can change the language into English

Step-3: Now, a window will open where you need to click the ‘Individual’

Step-4: You will see a window like below here

Go the MOI Absher website

Step-5: Click on ‘Awdah’

Select the New Travel Request

Step-6: Click on ‘New Travel Request’

Step-7: Now, a form will open where you need to put your information

Fill up all the details and you are good to go

Step-8: Put all the information like Iqama number or Border number (in case of visit visa), Date of Birth, registered Mobile number.

Step-9: Fill up the image code like in my case is ‘7743’

Step-10: If accepted you will see all the details in a new window then you will receive an SMS that you will use to process your air ticket.

Which Airport I can Use?

Right now only four airports are entertaining this service

  1. King Khalid International Airport | Riyadh
  2. King Abdulaziz International Airport | Jeddah
  3. Prince Muhammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport | Madinah
  4. King Fahd International Airport|Dammam.


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