Bahrain Business Visa

Bahrain Business Visa

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Just a few simple steps to obtain your Bahrain Business Visa from IPV

Gather your documents

Gather your documents

Check the list of required documents needed to obtain a Bahrain Business Visa.

Visit our office

Visit our office or ship your documents to us

Drop off your documents in person or ship them to us via FedEx.

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Get your travel visa

We'll return your documents with your new travel visa.


Requirements

Please gather all required documents before visiting our office or sending us your order.

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After gathering all the required documents – Download and complete our Service Request form.

Download IPV Service Request Form

Provide your valid, original and signed passport. A visa is a stamp or sticker applied to the passport by the embassy or consulate, therefore the original passport is required.

  • at least six (6) months remaining validity
  • at least two (2) completely blank visa pages available

Two (2) passport style photos.

  • 2" x 2" size
  • white background
  • taken within 6 months

Copy of your round-trip airline tickets, or itinerary or e-ticket, or letter of confirmation from a travel agent.

  • The itinerary must show the applicant's name, date of arrival and departure from the country, and flight information.
  • If you have not purchased your tickets, please call us (310-274-2020) to further assist you.

Applicant must submit a letter of intent outlining the their purpose of travel, the length of intended stay, name of places to be visited, contact information, and accommodation information.

A business letter from a U.S. company.

A business letter is an original document on company letterhead signed by a company official. It must provide the dates, duration and purpose of the trip. It should also include contact details (name and address) of an individual at the host company. Close the letter by accepting moral and financial responsibility for the applicant. Please review the template below.

Download Business Letter template

The invitation letter should contain the following:

  • Name of the reference/visiting firm in Bahrain.
  • Nature of business to be performed as well as duration of stay.
  • Company guarantee of financial responsibility for all travel.
  • The letter must specify the visa validity and number of entries.
  • The letter must be on company letterhead and bear signature/stamp.

Copy of Green Card (officially known as a Permanent Resident Card).

Download, complete the visa application form. Print and sign your application in blue or black ink only.

Download Bahrain Visa Application (PDF)

Application must be typed using the fillable PDF. Written applications will not accepted.

Additional Info

  • The visa is usually valid for five (5) years from the date of issue for multiple entries for a period of stay not to exceed 4 weeks each entry. The processing times for some nationalities can take between 6 to 9 weeks.
  • Two-week tourist visas (Electronic Visa) for individuals can be obtained at the Bahrain International Airport or the King Fahad Causeway for citizens of USA at a cost of BD5 and without the need for a local sponsor. Two-week Tourist Visas are renewable once for a BD5 fee. Applicants must have valid passports and those entering the country through Bahrain International Airport must hold return or onward air tickets.
  • Groups who wish to visit Bahrain are advised to contact a tourist company to make the necessary visa arrangements. Groups may obtain visas to Bahrain for up to two weeks. This visa is renewable once for a further two weeks.
  • Entry visas can be obtained through hotels, travel and tourist agencies and other firms licensed to carry out tourist activities in Bahrain.
  • If staying more than two weeks, U.S. Citizens should obtain their visa in advance for both tourist and business purposes. Please carefully check the requirements above.

Service Fees

Nationality

United States / Canada / United Kingdom
Standard
10-12 business days
$115
plus $50 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

Express
8-9 business days
$130
plus $50 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

Rush
1 business days
$150
plus $50 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

Other
Standard
10-12 business days
$135
plus $115 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

Express
8-9 business days
$160
plus $130 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

Rush
1 business days
$0
plus $150 Government fee*
# of Entries

Multiple

validity

5 years

We Accept

credit cards, checks (California only) and money orders.


How to apply

Visit our office
or mail us your documents.

Choose the most convenient option to apply for your Bahrain Business Visa.

In Person

Gather all the required documents and visit our office in Beverly Hills. We can assist you in obtaining your Bahrain Business Visa.

Visit our office

International Passport & Visa
204 S Beverly Drive
Suite 115
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Tel: 310-274-2020
Fax: 310-274-4581

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