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Region: West Asia-Middle East


Passport Validity
6 months
Stay and Departure
Travellers must have a valid confirmed onward travel ticket to leave Bahrain, and must be capable of self-support during the visit.
- Holders of confirmed onward tickets are permitted transit without visa in international transit area for up to 24 hours.
Dual Nationality
Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State warns: "Bahrain does not recognize dual nationality, though some exceptions are made. In early 2017 Bahrain launched a campaign requiring all dual nationals to declare and register their other nationality with the government. If you are eligible for Bahraini citizenship, authorities will not issue you a Bahraini passport unless you relinquish your U.S. passport."
U.S. policy on dual nationality can be found here.

Additional Notes

  1. This is an eVisa for 2 weeks stay with single entry.
  2. Other eVisas available: 1 month stay with multiple entry, or 90 day stay with multiple entry.
  3. Visa-On-Arrival also available: 2 week stay with single entry, or 1 month stay with multiple entry.
  4. eVisa can be extended in Bahrain, by visiting Nationality, Passports & Residence and paying the extension fee.

Applicable Passports: