Places in Bahrain

Travel to Bahrain

Flying to Bahrain

The national airline serving Bahrain is Gulf Air (, which operates direct flights from the UK. British Airways ( also has a direct connection from London.

The major airport is: Bahrain International Airport.

Flight times:

From London - 6 hours 35 minutes; New York - 15 hours (including stopover).

Departure tax:


Airport guides

Airport Code: BAH. Location: Bahrain International Airport is located 7km (4.3 miles) northeast of the capital city Manama on... Money: There are banks with money exchange services and ATMs at various points in the terminal building. Read more

Travel by rail

Driving to Bahrain

A car drive to Dhahran (Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia) takes approximately 1 hour from Bahrain using the King Fahd Causeway. A toll fee is payable by drivers leaving Bahrain. Normal Saudi Arabian visa regulations apply.

Getting to Bahrain by boat

Main ports: Khalifa Bin Salman Port is now being used as the main port. Sitra Wharf another port is frequently used. Mina Manama is now being used as a military service port.

Visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing. You should verify critical travel information independently with the relevant embassy before you travel.