Travelers visiting Bahrain require to be in possession of a valid passport to enter the country. The e-visa or electronic visa is authorization to travel to Bahrain. This e-Visa or electronic visa is issued based on the information provided by the applicant and hence it is imperative that the information is accurate and matches that on the passport. If there is any discrepancy in the information provided by the applicant from that on the passport the traveler will have to reapply for the visa and pay the fees again.
The original passport is not required for the processing of the Bahrain e-visa. On completion and submission of the online form through VisaBuzz, the request will be submitted and processed on behalf of the traveler. Once the request has been approved the e-visa will be emailed back to the applicant.
For how long is the e-Visa to Bahrain valid?
The e-Visa to Bahrain is valid for 30 days from the date of approval.
For how long can I stay in Bahrain?
You can stay for 14 days in Bahrain.
How will I receive the e-Visa once it is approved?
The visa will be emailed once the approved. You would require to carry a copy of the same along with your passport, once the passport is shown to the control officer on arrival in Bahrain the visa will be issued.
How long does it take for getting the e-Visa?
Once the request is submitted, it will take anywhere between 4 – 5 days to be processed and approved. Once the approval is received, the same will be emailed.
Who is eligible to apply for the e-Visa to Bahrain?
102 nationalities are now eligible for the Bahrain eVisa. (Attached is the list of the countries eligible).
| Andorra || Haiti || San Marino |
| Anguilla || Hong Kong || Singapore |
| Antigua and Barbuda || Hungary || Sint Maarten |
| Argentina || Iceland || Slovakia |
| Aruba || India || Slovenia |
| Australia || Indonesia || South Africa |
| Austria || Ireland || South Korea |
| Bahamas || Isle of Man || Spain |
| Barbados || Isle of Wight || Suriname |
| Belgium || Italy || Sweden |
| Bolivia || Jamaica || Switzerland |
| Brazil || Japan || Taiwan |
| British Virgin Islands || Jordan || Thailand |
| Brunei || Kazakhstan || The Netherlands |
| Bulgaria || Latvia || Trinidad and Tobago |
| Canada || Lichtenstein || Turkey |
| Caribbean Netherlands || Lithuania || Turks and Caicos Islands |
| Cayman Islands || Luxembourg || UK |
| Chile || Malaysia || United States Virgin Islands |
| China || Malta || Uruguay |
| Columbia || Martinique || US |
| Croatia || Mexico || Vatican City |
| Cuba || Monaco || Venezuela |
| Cuba || Montserrat || |
| Curacao || New Zealand || |
| Cyprus || Norway || |
| Czech Republic || Pakistan || |
| Denmark || Paraguay || |
| Dominica || Peru || |
| Dominican Republic || Poland || |
| Estonia || Portugal || |
| Falkland Islands || Puerto Rico || |
| Finland || Romania || |
| France || Russia || |
| French Guyana || Saint Barthelemy || |
| Germany || Saint Kitts and Nevis || |
| Greece || Saint Lucia || |
| Grenada || Saint Martin || |
| Guadeloupe || Saint Vincent and the Grenadines || |
| Guyana || || |
What are the conditions to apply for the e-Visa ?
You would require to fulfil the following conditions to be able to apply for the e-Visa :
- You require to apply for the visa from outside Bahrain.
- You must be in possession of a passport that requires to be valid for 6 months from the date of arrival in to Bahrain. Travelers with any other type of travel document cannot apply for the e-Visa.
- You must have a valid confirmed onward travel ticket to leave Bahrain.
- You would require to carry sufficient funds to support yourself during your stay. The e-Visa has to be used within 30 days of being approval else it will expire and you would require to reapply for another eVisa.
- You cannot apply for a visa for another visa until your current visa has expired or you have used your visa.
VisaBuzz is not affiliated with the Government of Bahrain. VisaBuzz provides registration services that will save you time. VisaBuzz provides help to customers to process online requests by facilitating easy to complete forms and by sending the documents directly to the email provided.