iVisa | Updated on Feb 04, 2020

Every Colombian who wants to travel to Bahrain has now the possibility of applying online for a Bahrain electronic visa. It means that you are no longer required to visit the embassy to receive your visa.

With the services provided by iVisa, you're just one click away to receive your e-Visa. In this article, we will show you how this is possible and also what requirements you need to have.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Do I Have to Contact the Bahrain Embassy for Travel Arrangements?

No, you don't need to do that. There are ways to travel to Bahrain without having to contact the embassy directly. Being with a professional visa company like iVisa ensures you don’t have to reach out to any foreign embassies.

If I'm from Colombia, do I have to apply for a visa to enter Bahrain?

Yes, you must have an e-Visa to enter Bahrain. You could also just get a consular visa, but the way to obtain it is more difficult.

Where can I apply online for this e-Visa?

You don't need to get out from the comfort of your home. If you’re traveling from Colombia to Bahrain, all you need to do is apply for an e-Visa online with iVisa. The entire process is easy and fast and will allow you to receive your visa electronically.

What documents are required?

It's easier than you think to fill in the application form. However, you need a few things to get started. The list of things you need is short, and everything is accessible:

  • Passport – getting a passport is easy, and you may already have one. However, one of the conditions is that your passport is valid and maintains its validity for at least another six months from your date of departure to Bahrain. If it loses its validity, you need a new one. Otherwise, your visa application will be denied.

  • E-mail address – while the visa will be liked to your passport electronically, you still need a hardcopy that will be requested at the immigration office. iVisa will send you a copy of the document via e-mail in PDF format that you need to print. It will be sent via e-mail, so make sure that you provide a valid e-mail address.

  • Means of subsistence – the immigration officers need to make sure that Colombians are not in Bahrain searching for illegal work. Providing proof that you can support yourself while in Bahrain constitutes such evidence.

  • Return flight ticket – the Bahrain evisa will let you stay in Bahrain for a certain amount of time. To make sure that you follow the rule, you need a proof of return, and a return flight ticket will provide precisely that.

  • Method of payment – you are required to make the payment for the iVisa’s while completing the application process. You can either use a credit or a debit card.Also, if you have a Paypal account, iVisa accepts that as well.

To simplify you this part, here's a simple check list that you can see quickly to make sure that you have everything on hand:

  • Passport Personal Details Scan

  • Airline Confirmation

  • Proof of Accommodation

  • Most recent 3 months bank statements

  • Last Page of Passport (if applicable)

  • Justification Letter (if applicable)

How Long is My Bahrain Electronic Visa Valid?

You can stay in Bahrain for 30 days Per Entry. If you apply with iVisa's services, we’ll make sure that your visa date starts on the day of your trip, so that your visa won’t expire while you’re on your vacation.

How Much Does it Cost to Obtain My Bahrain E-Visa?

The total price will depend on how soon you want your visa. Consider that the cost of the visa per sé is USD 79.00, but the processing fees will have different prices. Here are your options:

  • Standard process: With this alternative you pay USD 114.00 and you can receive your visa in 7 business days (service fee and visa cost included).
  • Rush process: If you select this method, you'll have your e-Visa in 5 business days, but you will have to pay USD 144.00
  • Super Rush process: This is your last but also your fastest option. You receive your e-Visa in 3 business days after paying USD 179.00

How long does it take to apply for the Bahrain e-Visa?

You'll only need to spend 15 minutes or even less to apply for a Bahrain visa.

How can I apply for it?

The form designed by iVisa is straightforward. There are three simple steps that you need to go through, and if you find yourself in need of help, you can call iVisa’s support service. Someone is available 24/7.

  1. Step one of the application form will require you to fill in your basic information. That is easy and should take you about five minutes. At this point, you are also required to select a processing time. Be aware that your choice will affect the cost of your Bahrain evisa.

  2. The second step of the application process consists of a quick revision and payment. Make sure that every piece of information you provide is accurate. Once the application is processed, you cannot make any corrections, and the cost is non-refundable.

  3. Lastly, the third step consists of answering personal questionnaire and document upload. The additional documents depend on your particular case, so it is not the same for everyone. You will be informed of everything you need to upload.

As you can clearly see, the process does not present any challenges. You can start the application form here.

How many times can I enter Bahrain if I'm from Colombia?

Don't forget that your Bahrain e-Visa has Multiple Entry, so you can enter more than once to the country. Just keep in mind that this e-Visa expires 30 days after issued.

Can I extend my e-Visa to stay longer?

In case you're planning to extend your Bahrain e-Visa then you must visit the General Directorate of Nationality, Passports & Residence (NPRA) so they can help you with this.

How can I know if my Bahrain e-Visa is ready?

Once you complete the application form, we'll send you an email as long as the Bahrain Government approves your visa.

Is there a sample of this e-Visa?

Yes, it is. This is a sample:

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Do Colomian citizens have to enter Bahrain on the exact date specified in the e-Visa application?

Not at all since your Bahrain e-Visa counts from the date specified in your approved e-Visa document. That means that you can enter this country on any date within this validity period.

How Secure is the iVisa Application Process?

iVisa has a high rate in security and also a top-notch methods for ensuring all client's accounts are private and secure. If you’re worried about your personal data being leaked, you can trust iVisa to protect you.

Where do I read more information about Bahrain?

Don't worry if you still have questions. You can check here more info about Bahrain and its visas and tourism. On the other hand, if you want to talk to one of our customer service workers, then click here, we'll be glad to assist you.

iVisa makes the visa process easier than ever. It has a 9.5 ‘Excellent’ rating from more than 19,000 reviewers on Trustpilot. You're just one click away from getting your eVisa just as fast as many of our clients do.

Traveling to Bahrain from Colombia is an easy thing to do with our help. Simply apply online and let iVisa work out the details with the Bahrain Embassy.

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