Bahrain visa requirements for Thais

Travel and visa requirements

Bahraini Visa is not required for Thais

Stay Duration: 14 days

Entry Requirements

  • Bahrain is a sovereign state in the Persian Gulf on the Asian continent. Bahrain's capital and the largest city is Manama.
  • Bahrain is known for Oil, Pearls and world heritage sites.
  • Thailand citizens are eligible to visit Bahrain as tourists by applying for an electronic visa and stay up to 14 days.
  • You are to provide an original international passport that valid for at least 6 months and you should reserve a minimum of two blanked pages for necessary stampings.
  • Proof of hotel reservation or any other means of your accommodation in Bahrain.
  • Sufficient funds that will cater to all your expenses throughout your time in Bahrain should be made available before you embark on your journey to the country.
  • To apply for the Bahrain e-visa, visit the Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs' website for your e-visa application procedure.
  • Your Bahrain e-visa will take three days for its process and will be emailed to you with this three days, providing you met all the requirements needed for the visa application.
  • You are to print out your visa form and take it along with you when you are visiting Bahrain.
  • To extend your visa staying period, you should get in touch with the Immigration Department of Bahrain. However, this extension incurs a visa extension fee.
  • Arabic is the official language spoken in Bahrain. But English is also spoken by its wider population.
  • Islam is a predominant religion in Bahrain. Over 70% of the country's population are Muslims. 
  • The local official currency of Bahrain is Bahraini Dinar (BHD). 
  • There is no restriction on importation or exportation of local or foreign currencies
  • Bahrain has an arid climate with two seasons; extremely hot summer and a relatively mild winter. During the summer months from April to October, the daily temperatures vary from 39 °C (102 °F) to 46 °C (114.8 °F) during June and July.
  • Bahrain observes Arabia Standard Time all year round with no daylight Saving Time and it is 3 hours ahead of GMT.
  • Muharraq's Arad Fort and Souk al Qaisariya, Capital with Dilmun ruins and Bazaars in Manama, Seef and Riffa's Golf, fish and chips, hamburger, etc... are the best places to explore in Bahrain.
  • The time difference between Thailand and Bahrain is 4 hours. Thailand is ahead of Bahrain.
  • The average flight duration from Thailand to Bahrain is 6 hours 29 minutes while the distance is 5,327 Km.
  • The operating airlines that fly from Thailand to Bahrain are Thai AirAsia, Gulf Air, SriLankan Airlines, and Oman Air.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for Bahrain tourist visa?
  • Fill out the tourist visa application form
  • Assemble the required documents and a recent passport-size photograph, as required in the application form.
  • Submit a letter to the Head of Mission explaining the reasons for getting your visa.
  • Submit or send your application form along with the required documents and passport-size photograph to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Bahrain for approval.

How much does Bahrain tourist visa cost?

Bahrain tourist e-visa cost 25 BD (INR 4,080.21).

Is it possible for me to extend my stay in Bahrain?

Yes, it is possible to extend the duration of stay in Bahrain. Tourist visa or e-visa for Bahrain can be extended when you are in Bahrain. You must visit Nationality, Passport and Residence Affairs (NPRA) for the formalities and pay the extension fee for extending your visa.

How much can I budget per day in Bahrain?

You should plan to spend around BHD48 ($128) per day on your vacation in Bahrain, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. This covers meals, accommodation, and transport.