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GCC Visitor eVisa to Bahrain

GCC Visitor EVisa is mainly for sight-seeing, Business and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Bahrain.

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GCC Visitor eVisa to Bahrain

GCC Visitor EVisa is mainly for sight-seeing, Business and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Bahrain.

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Visa guidelines of Bahrain Visa

The Bahraini government is aiming to help citizens get their visa applications approved in the shortest possible period without any delays as the requirements for issuing the e-visa are clearly stated. You can determine whether you are eligible for any online visa, and what is required. The Kingdom of Bahrain's embassies and consulates work at their full at representing the people abroad. Citizens of Bahrain don't require a visa to enter other GCC member states. Most GCC countries stopped allowing Qatar residents to visit in June 2017, but Qatar did not enforce the same limits on certain GCC countries' citizens.

Bahrain financial harbor district with the unique landmark, manama bahrain

The Bahrain visa is a short-term visa granted for Business, Tourism, and Investment reasons. This type of visa is only granted for Motorsports event, Study, Medical, NGO/Charity, Sport, Journalism, Transit, Exhibition, and Conference only.  

The following nationalities are eligible for the Bahrain Visa:

Africa

Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Lesotho, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Swaziland, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, The, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Ghana, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Madagascar, Niger, Reunion, Swaziland, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Congo, Republic of the, Rwanda, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Central African Republic, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the, Sao Tome and Principe, and Zimbabwe.

Asia

Japan, Laos, and Macau.

Central America

Aruba, Belize, Antigua and Barbuda, Cayman Islands, Anguilla, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Haiti, Honduras, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Bahamas, Barbados, Curacao, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Chad, Jamaica, British Virgin Islands, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Martinique, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sint Maarten, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, and US Virgin Islands.

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.

Europe

Albania, Mauritania, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Andorra, Austria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Holy See, Hungary, Madagascar, Netherlands, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Serbia, Slovakia, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Montenegro, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the United Kingdom.

Middle East

Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Yemen, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Palestinian Territory, and Turkey.

North America

The United States, Bermuda, Canada, and Mexico.

Oceania

Australia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu.

South America

Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Suriname, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

South Asia

India, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan.

South East Asia

Brunei, North Korea, Cambodia, Malaysia, China, Mongolia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, South Korea, Myanmar, Timor-Leste, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.  

Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.  

The Bahrain government charges 29 BHD for the Bahrain Visa Cost. Our visa widget will help you to find out the visa cost. A service cost of $10 USD will be additionally charged by us to helping you to acquire your visa.  

The Bahrain visa application may take five days for processing. The applicant must apply when the travel plan is confirmed.  

The Bahrain visa is valid for a period of 30 days, from the date of the first arrival in Bahrain. Travelers have to use the visa within 30 days of the issue.  

The maximum number of days you can stay by using Bahrain visas is 3 or 7 days per visit.  

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the time the application is made for the granting of the GCC Visitor E Visa. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamps for the immigration officer.  

For Bahrain Visa, the following documents are needed:

  1. Return air ticket from Bahrain.
  2. Photocopy of the applicant's passport profile page plus a last-page copy of the document for passports.
  3. Copy of hotel booking in Bahrain. Alternately, if staying with a relative, provide CPR Reader's printout.
  4. Copy of the bank-statement with the name of the applicant includes the recent three months with a closing balance of no less than the 300 BHD equivalent.
  5. Copy of GCC and/or any Schengen, USA, UK, Canadian or European visa (if Applicable).
  6. Recent Photograph

 

You are allowed to enter Bahrain using GCC Visitor E Visa through any of the international airports in Bahrain.  

No. The Bahrain Visa must be obtained prior to your entry into Bahrain.  

The traveler should carry a copy of the Bahrain Visa with them at the time of entry into Bahrain. But this is not strictly necessary. When you arrive in Bahrain, your electronic visa will be accessible to the passport officer who greets you.

Aerial view of al fateh grand mosque in manama, the capital city of bahrain

Yes. A child’s passport must be valid for at least the next six months after the date of arrival in Bahrain.  

No. The Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular visa in order to work in Bahrain.  

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenship must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip, which utilizes Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online.  

Yes. However, travelers applying for the Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online must apply using the passport of the eligible country.  

No. You cannot apply online if you do not have a valid passport from an eligible country with at least six months' validity.  

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online will be sent via email. When you arrive in Bahrain, your electronic visa will be accessible to the passport officer who greets you.  

When using the Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online, you can use it for Motorsports event, Study, Medical, NGO/Charity, Sport, Journalism, Transit, Exhibition, and Conference.  

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting a valid passport, valid accommodation booking, return flight ticket, and GCC visits visa.  

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online via email in PDF format.  

No. Only citizens from eligible countries can apply for the Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online. Use our visa widget to see you qualify for the Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online.  

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online before traveling to Bahrain.  

No, the validity period of the Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online begins from the beginning of the date issued. The traveler can enter Bahrain within 30 days from the visa issuing date.  

No. The Bahrain GCC Visitor EVisa Online is just a landing authorization. It’s up to Bahrain’s customs authorities to allow entry to a traveler upon arrival.