Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of entry into Bahrain. You may be asked to provide evidence of onward or return travel.

Visa on Arrival

There are 67 nationalities eligible to receive Visa on arrival at the Bahrain International Airport.  

Please click here to see the list of nationalities.

All visas require a fee to be paid either by credit/debit card or cash.

On arrival in Bahrain, visitors can be issued visas for 24 hours, 72 hours, 2 weeks or 3 months, depending on their need and at the discretion of the Immigration Officer.

Visa for GCC Nationals

GCC nationals do not need a visa to enter the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Visa for other Nationalities

Other nationalities must apply for a visa prior to travel through their nearest Kingdom of Bahrain embassy or online.

Please visit or contact your nearest Kingdom of Bahrain embassy for further details.