Visa to Bahrain

Business Visa to Bahrain Requirements

Provide your signed original passport book.
NOTE: Your valid passport book must have at least six months of remaining validity and at least one blank page in it. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.


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One (1) completed  Visa Application Form  
NOTE: improperly completed forms may delay the processing of your visa.  The signature on each visa application must be original.  


One passport picture in color, front view and with a plain/light background


Round trip air tickets and hotel reservation.


Letter of Authorization to process your visa.


Complete the IAG Customer Order Form


Letter from the employer or sponsoring company, on their letterhead stationery, and signed by a senior manager (or by an officer of the company other than the applicant), addressed to: “Embassy of Bahrain. Visa Section. Washington D.C.” This letter must explain all of the following: a brief introduction of the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant), a clear statement of the precise nature of the business to be conducted by applicant in Bahrain, the name and address of reference to be visited, a guarantee of return transportation and sufficient funds for the visit. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in host country.



  Visa Fees  

For IAG Visa Processing Fees click here.

Consular Visa Processing Fee:  Fees must be paid in US dollars with either a money order or cashiers check made payable to the Embassy of Bahrain. Regular service: $228.00 (no rush service. Approx 2 weeks)



  Additional Requirements  

If you do not have any blank visa pages in your passport, you must first submit your passport to have pages added, or if your passport expires within six months, you must first renew your passport.  Please call us to assist you with obtaining or renewing your passport, or adding pages to your existing passport book.  We can secure your visa using the added pages or new passport.

Non US-passport holders, temporary foreign visitors with a valid US visa, or foreign residents with legitimate status in the US may apply for a visa to Bahrain.  Applicants in these categories must send a photocopy of their US Green Card, Work Permit, I-20 Form, valid US Visa, and valid ID along with the above requirements.  The Embassy will decide whether to issue the visa on a case by case basis. The Embassy may ask the applicant to provide additional documents.

Applicants under the age of 18 (eighteen) MUST provide the following documents in addition to the standard requirements stated above:


        Copy of Birth Certificate

        Signed Letters of Consent by both parents

        Photocopies of the parents' passports (bio-data page) or valid ID.


Please send all the required documents to the address indicated below. Documents can be sent via courier service, FEDEX, UPS or Airport Delivery. In order to confirm that the documents have been sent and to track their arrival, please send an e-mail to with your tracking number.

All services are limited to time standards of the U.S  Government business hours.
By sending this application to IAG, you accept the Company policy.



Do you need help?

If you need further assistance regarding what type of visa best applies to you, or have any other questions, please email us at or call us at 1-866- 727-7362.