Egyptians want to travel to Bahrain will now able to receive their visa online. If you are not from a visa-exempt country, you need this document to cross the border, although you are no longer required to go to Bahrain’s embassy in order to get one.
Now you're able to use iVisa services and have your visa delivered via e-mail as fast as you need. Do you want to know how is this possible? Keep reading this article to find out more.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I'm an Egyptian Citizen, Do I need a visa to travel to Bahrain?
Yes, if you have an Egyptian passport you do require a visa to enter Bahrain, but for your convenience, you can apply for it completely online.
Do I Have to Contact the Bahrain Embassy for any Travel Arrangement?
You don't have to. There's a way to travel to Bahrain without having to contact the embassy directly. The Bahrain embassy is involved in managing travel and visa approval. However, you can also count on a professional visa company like iVisa that also helps you to avoid going to any foreign embassies.
How long can I stay in Bahrain with my e-Visa?
Once you arrive in Bahrain, you can stay there for 30 days Per Entry.
What requirements do I need?
While the service provided by iVisa is really simple, you still need a few things to start your process properly. Here is a list of what you need to provide:
Valid passport – a passport for Egyptians is a pretty common document nowadays. Getting one is easy, but if you already have one, always check that it is valid and remains for at least another six months from your date of departure.
Valid e-mail address – iVisa uses the internet to send you the Bahrain Electronic Visa, which means that you need a valid e-mail address to receive all this information. Make sure that you check the spelling. The information must be as accurate as possible, or you cannot receive your visa.
Return flight ticket – since the Bahrain e-Visa for Egyptian gives you a maximum stay of 30 days Per Entry in the country, the immigration officers need some proof that you will return to your state until your visa expires. A return flight ticket provides this assurance.
Means to support yourself during your stay – means of subsistence is a commonly requested thing at the immigration offices all over the world. You may be required to provide a bank statement or anything else that proves you have the means to support yourself during your trip. That way you cannot be suspected that you go to Bahrain for illegal work.
Means of payment – before submitting your application, you will be required to make the payment. You need to pay for your visa, as well as for the services provided by iVisa. You can use a credit/debit card or a Paypal account.
To keep it simple, here's a list with the most important things requested by the Bahrain Government:
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)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Proof of Accommodation
Most recent 3 months bank statements
Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
Justification Letter (if applicable)
How Long is My Bahrain Visa Valid For?
This eVisa has an expire date, so it's available only for 30 days after issued. After that, you won't be able to use it.
What are the processing times and also fees for this e-Visa?
The cost of the visa depends on one thing only: the processing time. You can choose among three options that iVisa puts at your disposal. However, keep in mind that the faster you want your visa, the more you will have to pay for it. Here is what you can choose:
Standard processing – this is the cheapest option you have for only USD 114.00, but it takes the longest for your application to be processed. Your visa will arrive within 7 business days. Even so, it is an excellent solution if you like to plan ahead.
Rush processing time – this time, the waiting time is cut in half. Your application will be processed within 5 business days, but the cost is USD 144.00.
Super Rush processing time – if you are in a hurry, you can opt for this processing time. It is the fastest available. Your visa for Egyptian will be ready within only 3 business days. As you can probably expect, the cost is higher as well. The total amount you will be charged is USD 179.00.
Delays are not something usual, but you should stay on the safe side and apply for your Bahrain eVisa ahead of time. For example, if you select the Rush processing time, it is best if you apply 7 days before your date of departure. Even so, you will be notified of any delay that may happen.
How long does it take to apply for the Bahrain eVisa?
With only 15 minutes or even less you'll be done with your Bahrain eVisa.
How can I apply?
We know that you probably think of something knotty when application forms are mentioned. But with iVisa, you can forget about that. We created one simple process with three steps to follow:
The first step is about filling in general information like name, address, passport info, etc. For this part, you also select the processing time you prefer.
The second step is to make a revision, especially of the information you'll send to iVisa.
The last step is to proceed with the payment. After that, you can then click the submit button and start planning your trip with no pressure.
How many entries can I have with my Bahrain eVisa?
With your Bahrain eVisa you're able to have Multiple Entry, this means 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 stay in Bahrain?
In case you want to extend your stay with your Bahrain e-Visa, then you have to visit the General Directorate of Nationality, Passports & Residence (NPRA) so they can help you.
Is there a sample of this eVisa?
Yes, this is how it looks like:
Do I have to enter Bahrain on the exact date specified in the application?
No, you don't have to. Keep in mind that your Bahrain e-Visa counts from the date specified in your approved eVisa document. That means that you can enter Bahrain on any date within this validity period.
How Secure is the iVisa Application Process?
It's quite safe since iVisa has a high rate of security and has top-notch methods for ensuring all user accounts are private and secure. If you’re worried about your personal information being exposed, you can trust our services.
If I already have a valid Bahrain e-Visa, can I apply for a new one again?
No, you can't do that. A new visa can't be obtained using the same passport until your current eVisa expires. If you lose the passport which contains the current and valid eVisa, you can apply for a new Bahrain eVisa by paying the relevant fee once more.
Where do I read more information?
Don't worry if you still have questions. You can check here more information about Bahrain and also its tourism. On the other hand, if you want to talk to one of our customer service agents, then click here, we'll be happy to assist you.
As you can notice, you do not need much for a Egyptian electronic visa. The process is quite simple, and if you need any help with your application, iVisa has an excellent support service that is available 24/7. You will receive a visa in PDF format, and you need to print it out, but at the same time, it will be linked to your passport electronically.
Remember you are allowed to stay for a maximum of 30 days Per Entry with Multiple Entry.