Visa Requirements for Entering Bahrain

Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Bahrain for Business or Tourism. A Bahrain eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Bahrain because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
Electronic visitor visa
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Transit visa may be required

Mandatory

Transit visa may be required

International travelers don’t need a visa to transit through Bahrain if staying in the airport will not exceed 8 hours. Visit the government website to check other entry requirements.
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Nationalities

Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Bahrain for Business or Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Bahrain because travelers can submit their applications and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically. Travelers must have a valid visa for the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, United States, a Schengen country, or Saudi Arabia (excluding Hajj and Umrah visas).
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Visitor visa

Mandatory

Visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Bahrain for Business or Tourism. A paper or embassy visa is the only visa available for travelers visiting Bahrain. The visa is typically a stamp or sticker added to the passport. Travelers must obtain this visa from a local embassy, consulate or visa center before traveling.
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Visa on arrival

Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

Travelers don’t need a visa to visit Bahrain for Business or Tourism.
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