Yes - A visa is required for travel to Bahrain

Bahrain E-Visa entry requirements for US citizens.

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

A valid passport and visa are required for travel to Bahrain. Tourists and short-term business travelers will need to apply online for a Bahrain eVisa before traveling to Bahrain.

Submit the Bahrain Online e-Visa Application.

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Special Instructions:

An e-Visa is authorization for travel to Bahrain for tourism or short-term business. The Bahrain e-Visa is issued on-line; it is not necessary to submit an original passport or other documents for processing.

Bahrain Visa Validity:

The Bahrain e-Visa is valid for 30 days from the date of approval. The eVisa can be used only once, for a single entry, generally for a stay of up to 2 weeks. It is possible to apply for an extension at NPRA in Bahrain.

Learn more about the Bahrain e-Visa.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Bahrain

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).


Yes - A visa is required for travel to Bahrain

Bahrain Business visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

A valid passport and business visa are required to travel to Bahrain.

Send these documents to Travisa

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Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank passport page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.

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Bahrain Visa Application Form:

One signed Bahrain visa application form plus one copy.
Improperly completed Bahrain visa application forms may delay the processing of your Bahrain visa.

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Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph, in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

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Business Letter

Original letter from employer or sponsoring company in the US, on company letterhead, introducing the applicant, indicating the applicant's employment status/position held in the company, and clearly stating the purpose of visit to Bahrain. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in host country.

To generate a Business Cover Letter on-line, fill out this Bahrian Business Letter Form and print the completed letter on your company letterhead.

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Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets.

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Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Bahrain Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Bahrain Visa Validity:

Visas are usually valid for 5 years based on the consulate's discretion.

Bahrain Visa Processing Time:

Visas are usually processed in approximately 5 business days, however, the Embassy of Bahrain is currently experiencing delays. At this time visa processing is taking up to two weeks.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Bahrain

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


Yes - A visa is required for travel to Bahrain

Bahrain Tourist visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

A valid passport and tourist visa are required for travel to Bahrain.

Send these documents to Travisa

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Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank passport page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.

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Bahrain Visa Application Form:

One signed Bahrain visa application form plus one copy.
Improperly completed Bahrain visa application forms may delay the processing of your Bahrain visa.

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Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

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Other Forms:

A letter of intent outlining the applicant's purpose of travel, the length of intended stay, name of places to be visited, contact information, and accommodation information is required.

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Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets.

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Minors:

All applications for minors must be accompanied by a letter of consent from both parents and a photocopy of both parents' passports. If both parents are not traveling, the accompanying parent must carry a legal document stating that he/she is the legal guardian for the minor child.

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Financial Requirements:

Evidence of sufficient funds to support stay in destination such as pay stubs, traveler's cheques, and/or most recent bank statement.

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Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Bahrain Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Bahrain Visa Validity:

Visas are usually valid for 5 years based on the consulate's discretion.

Bahrain Visa Processing Time:

Visas are usually processed in approximately 5 business days, however, the Embassy of Bahrain is currently experiencing delays. At this time visa processing is taking up to two weeks.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Bahrain

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


No - A visa is not required for travel to Bahrain

Bahrain Transit entry requirements for US citizens.

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

If traveler intends to pass through immigration, a transit visa may be required. Please confirm with your travel agent or airline to determine if the itinerary is for direct airside transit. A visa is not required for direct airside transit through this destination. Traveler must be in possession of a valid passport and onward ticket, and must remain in the airport's transit area.

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Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank passport page available for stamp(s).

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Proof Of Departure:

Confirmed onward airline ticket.

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Other Requirements:

Valid onward destination visas (if applicable).

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Special Instructions:

If traveler intends to pass through immigration, a visa may be required. Please confirm with your travel agent or airline to determine if the itinerary is for direct airside transit.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Bahrain

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).


How to Apply for a Visa to Bahrain

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Bahrain
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Bahrain Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Send documents to:
Travisa - New York
290 5th Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Tel: (212) 613-2223

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166