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Visa for Bahrain

 

eVisa to Bahrain: Basic Information

An eVisa to Bahrain is an electronic document that authorizes travel to Bahrain. Common recipients are tourists and businesspeople.

  • Types of eVisa

    There are three types of eVisa to Bahrain:

    Single Entry eVisa – may be used for both tourism and business purposes. Good for stays of up to 14 consecutive days. The eVisa owner must start using the eVisa within 30 days of the issue date. After the eVisa has been used for the first time, it remains valid for the 30 days following the date of first entry.

    Multiple Entry eVisa (1) – may be used for both tourism and business purposes. Good for stays of up to 30 consecutive days. The eVisa owner must start using the eVisa within 30 days of the issue date. After the eVisa has been used for the first time, it remains valid for the 90 days following the date of first entry.

    Multiple Entry eVisa (2) – may be used for both tourism and business purposes. Good for stays of up to 90 consecutive days. The eVisa owner must start using the eVisa within 30 days of the issue date. After the eVisa has been used for the first time, it remains valid for the 365 days following the date of first entry.

  • List of eligible countries

    Citizens from the countries listed below must apply for an eVisa in order to travel to Bahrain:

    Andorra
    Anguilla (UK)**
    Antigua and Barbuda**
    Argentina*
    Aruba (NL)**
    Australia
    Austria
    Azerbaijan**
    Bahamas**
    Barbados**
    Belgium
    Bolivia*
    Brazil*
    British Virgin Islands (UK)**
    Brunei
    Bulgaria*
    Cameroon**
    Canada
    Caribbean Netherlands (NL)**
    Cayman Islands (UK)**
    Chile*
    China
    Colombia*
    Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)**
    Croatia*
    Cuba**
    Curaçao (NL)**
    Cyprus**
    Czech Republic*
    Denmark
    Dominica**
    Dominican Republic**
    Ecuador*
    Egypt**
    Estonia*
    Falkland Islands (Malvinas) (UK)**
    Faroe Islands (DK)**
    Finland
    France
    French Guiana (FR)**
    Gabon**
    Georgia
    Germany
    Ghana**
    Greece
    Grenada**
    Guadeloupe (FR)**
    Guyana*
    Haiti**
    Hong Kong
    Hungary*
    Iceland
    India**
    Indonesia**
    Ireland
    Isle of Man (UK)**
    Isle of Wight (UK)**
    Italy
    Jamaica**
    Japan
    Jordan**
    Kazakhstan
    Kenya**
    Korea, South
    Latvia*
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania*
    Luxembourg
    Macau
    Malaysia
    Malta*
    Martinique (FR)**
    Mauritius**
    Mexico*
    Monaco
    Montserrat (UK)**
    Morocco**
    Mozambique**
    Netherlands
    New Zealand
    Norway
    Pakistan**
    Paraguay*
    Peru*
    Poland*
    Portugal
    Puerto Rico (US)**
    Qatar**
    Romania*
    Russian Federation
    Saint Barthelemy (FR)**
    Saint Kitts and Nevis**
    Saint Lucia**
    Saint Vincent and the Grenadines**
    San Marino
    Senegal**
    Seychelles**
    Singapore
    Sint Maarten (FR/NL)**
    Slovakia*
    Slovenia*
    South Africa**
    Spain
    Suriname*
    Sweden
    Switzerland
    Taiwan**
    Thailand
    Trinidad and Tobago
    Turkey
    Turks and Caicos Islands (UK)**
    U.S. Virgin Islands (US)**
    United Kingdom
    United States of America
    Uruguay*
    Vatican City (Holy See)
    Venezuela*

    Foreign nationals (citizens of non-GCC countries) residing in GCC countries (Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE) may apply for an eVisa by uploading a copy of their GCC visa in addition to the basic application documents listed on this page.

    If your country of citizenship is not listed, it is necessary to apply for a standard embassy visa in order to visit Bahrain.

  • eVisa to Bahrain Application Form

    To proceed with your application, please use the panel on the left side of this website. Please choose the purpose for travel: Single Entry or Multiple Entry (30 or 90 days), and please select your nationality which matches with the one on your passport. Click on “apply online” and fill your application.

  • eVisa Validity Period

    The validity of an eVisa depends on its type:
    Single Entry eVisa valid for 1 month; good for a single stay of up to 14 days. Must be used within 30 days of application approval.
    Multiple Entry eVisa (1) eVisa validity period: The eVisa owner must start using the eVisa within 30 days of the issue date. After the eVisa has been used for the first time, it remains valid for the 90 days following the date of first entry.
    Maximum consecutive days on a single visit: Up to 30 days. Total days allowed during the validity period: 30 days (the bearer of the eTA has a right to 30 total days within the validity period of 90 days, whether spent consecutively or spread over multiple visits.)
    Multiple Entry eVisa (2) eVisa validity period: The eVisa owner must start using the eVisa within 30 days of the issue date. After the eVisa has been used for the first time, it remains valid for the 365 days following the date of first entry.
    Maximum consecutive days on a single visit: Up to 90 days. Total days allowed during the validity period: 90 days (the bearer of the eTA has a right to 180 total days within the validity period of 365 days, whether spent consecutively or spread over multiple visits).

  • eVisa Transit Information

    All holders of passports from eligible countries must be in possession of an eVisa in order to transit through Bahrain.

  • Requirements on Arrival

    All travelers from eligible countries must present their passport upon arrival in Bahrain. There is no need to print your eVisa, although travel authorities in Bahrain do recommend carrying a copy just in case (electronic or in print.)

 

Required documents

  • Citizens of eligible countries (listed below) must provide:

    – Scan or digital photo of the bio-data page of the applicant's passport
    (India: Photocopy of the photo page of the applicant's passport plus a copy of the passport last page for Indian passports.)
    – Copy of return/onward ticket

    Citizens of certain countries (specified in the “eligible countries” list) may need additional documents, such as:
    *, **
    – Proof of a hotel booking in Bahrain. If the traveler is staying with a relative, it may be necessary to provide a copy of the relative’s CPR Reader’s printout
    **
    – Copy of a stamped bank statement under the visitor's name covering the last three months with a current balance of not less than the equivalent of BD300 (about USD800).

  • All foreign nationals residing in GCC countries (GCC Visa)

    – Scan or digital photo of the bio-data page of the applicant's passport
    – Copy of return/onward ticket
    – Copy of GCC Visa

 

Benefits of Evisa Express

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    Easy application process There are three easy steps to get your eTA to Bahrain. Any issues during the application process can be addressed by contacting our support team
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    Qualified team of experts A qualified team oversees the processing of each and every application
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    Guarantee of service If an application is unable to be processed, reimbursement is provided according to the conditions set out by our Terms of Service

Evisa Express is an independent company that offers efficient and professional assistance in obtaining visas. We are not associated with any governmental agency. See Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

 

Three easy steps to get your eVisa

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    Apply online Fill out basic information on your citizenship and purpose for travel
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    Fill out remaining required information and make online payment We accept both credit and debit cards and other convenient methods of payment.
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    Check your email Once your payment is confirmed, the eVisa will be sent to the email address you provided on your application
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