Many UK citizens enjoy traveling in their off time, whether it’s within the UK or across the world. International travel is easy for UK citizens, although the rules and documentation required to plan your trip abroad change depending on the country you’re visiting.
If you live in the UK, you can travel abroad to places like Bahrain. You could handle everything yourself, but that requires brushing up on all the international travel regulations and in many cases dealing with embassies. This is something that most people wish to avoid.
If you’d like to travel to Bahrain from the UK, you probably have a few questions. Here are answers to some common visa inquiries.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a UK passport, do I need a visa to visit Bahrain?
What is a Bahrain eVisa?
The Bahrain eVisa is an official document that you can be obtained by applying online and it allows entry into and travels within Bahrain. The eVisa is electronically linked to your passport.
How long can visitors from the UK stay in Bahrain with an eVisa?
As a UK citizen, you will be able to stay in Bahrain for a maximum of 30 days Per Entry and it grants Multiple Entry to the country.
What are the documents required to apply?
To apply online with iVisa, you will need a few documents like:
Valid passport – make sure that it is valid and remains to be for at least another six months from your date of departure.
E-mail address – your visa will be sent to you via e-mail.
Return flight ticket – authorities need some proof that you will return to your state until your visa expires. A return flight ticket provides the assurance needed.
Financial source – you may be required to provide a bank statement or anything else that proves you have the means to support yourself during your trip.
Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards.
How long is the Bahrain eVisa valid?
Your Bahrain eVisa will be valid for 90 days after arrival.
What are the processing times and prices?
iVisa offers to travelers visiting Bahrain three options for the processing time of their visas. You should know that the option you choose will determine the price. The options are:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 7 Business Days, and the price is USD $144.99 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 6 Business Days, and the total price of it is USD $186.99 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Bahrain eVisa in only 5 Business Days, and you will be charged USD $255.99 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How long does it take to apply for a Bahrain eVisa?
The length of time depends upon the service you are using. If you’re applying for your eVisa with iVisa, the online application process moves rather quickly. It takes less than 10 minutes and then you’re done! iVisa will handle the rest of the work, including reaching out to the embassy in Bahrain to approve your travel arrangements.
How can I apply for a Bahrain eVisa?
The application for a Bahrain eVisa is really easy and consists of three steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. In this step, you also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step is to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. It is at this point that you need to upload your passport scan. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
Do I need to get a Bahrain eVisa for my kids too?
Yes. All foreign citizens require a visa to enter Bahrain, even kids regardless of their age.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You can perfectly apply for others by filling the application form introducing his or her data. Make sure you also have all the required documents (listed above). And if you need to apply for more than one person, just click on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and complete the data required.
Do I need a Bahrain eVisa if I am in transit through Bahrain?
You will need a Bahrain eVisa ONLY if you plan to leave the Bahrain airport while in the country.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
It is important that you double-check the information you fill in the application form before you submit it, but even so, mistakes are always possible. If this is the case, then you need to contact one of our customer service representatives as soon as possible to assist you.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Bahrain eVisa?
Many people think that their personal info is at risk when they put it online because it could get into the wrong hands. However, this is not the case with iVisa since we invest a lot in the security of our database in order to keep your information safe. Here you will find the testimonials of our clients who trusted iVisa and are really satisfied with our services.
I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more info?
If you still have some questions, you can find more info and FAQs here. And if you have specific questions you can always contact our customer service representatives, they will be able to help you 24/7.