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Bahrain travel restrictions

Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes
Airlines Updates

02.07.2020 Gulf Air this month (July 2020) continues to operate interim schedule, which includes service resumption to Athens and Cairo. Planned July 2020 operations as follow. Various travel restrictions continue to impact the airline’s passenger traffic rights.

Bahrain – Athens eff 02JUL20 3 weekly A320neo
Bahrain – Cairo eff 01JUL20 4 weekly A320/321/787-9
Bahrain – Frankfurt 2 weekly A320/320neo
Bahrain – Karachi 3 weekly A320/320neo
Bahrain – Lahore 2 weekly 787-9
Bahrain – London Heathrow 3 weekly 787-9
Bahrain – Manila 2 weekly 787-9
Bahrain – Paris CDG 2 weekly A320
Bahrain – Peshawar 1 weekly 787-9
Published on 02.06.2020
Gulf Air June 2020 Pakistan operations as of 31MAY20

Published on 28.05.2020
Gulf Air June 2020 operations as of 27MAY20

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Flight Restrictions

published 01.07.2020
1. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
– This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic, official, service or United Nations passport.
2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to:
– nationals of Bahrain and residents of Bahrain;
– nationals of Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates;
– military personnel.
3. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine.
4. Border crossing on the causeway is suspended due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Quarantine

All arriving passengers will be quarantined for 14 days, regardless of the outcome of a COVID-19 test.

Insurance
Certification

COVID-19 negative certification not required / not known

All incoming passengers at the Bahrain International Airport or at seaports arriving from countries with COVID-19 cases will be given a health questionnaire and screened. All travellers must comply with the requirements of the Government of Bahrain.

Vaccination

Yellow fever (2018)
Country requirement at entry: a yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers aged 9 months
or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission and for travellers having transited for
more than 12 hours through an airport of a country with risk of yellow fever transmission.
WHO vaccination recommendation: no

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  • Bahrain *****International Restrictions
    Entry to Bahrain is restricted to Bahraini citizens, residents, and some other categories. All other passengers will be denied entry.
    Transit and transfer passengers are permitted to use Bahrain International Airport. All arrivals into Bahrain will be subject to quarantine and enhanced testing procedures. Those without symptoms will be required to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival, while those with symptoms will be subject to further quarantine measures. Additionally all arrivals who have visited or transited Iran, Iraq and Lebanon within 14 days prior to their arrival in Bahrain will be subject to enhanced testing procedures and quarantine at Government facilities. Flights may also be subject to suspension or a reduced/changed service.
    All incoming passengers at the Bahrain International Airport or at seaports arriving from countries with COVID-19 cases will be given a health questionnaire and screened. All travellers must comply with the requirements of the Government of Bahrain.

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    Internal restrictions:

    Increased social distancing measures came into effect 26 March – 9 April and again from 23 April. It is now mandatory to wear face masks in public, with fines of 5 Bahraini Dinars for failure to do so. Schools and universities are closed, gatherings of over 5 people have been banned, all shops are open, with strict social distancing measures in place. Restaurants remain open for delivery only. You should comply with any additional measures put in place by the authorities.

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    25.06.2020
  • Bahrain 1. Suspension of visa on arrival facilities.
    – This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic, official, service or United Nations passport.
    2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
    – This does not apply to nationals of Bahrain.
    – This does not apply to residents of Bahrain.
    – This does not apply to military personnel.
    3. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine.
    4. Border crossing on the causeway is suspended due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Internal restrictions:

    Supermarkets and other food shops remain open; however, the first hour of operation at these establishments is dedicated to elderly and pregnant customers.
    Stores and sectors providing goods and services directly to clients will be allowed to resume operations.
    Petrol stations, banks, pharmacies, offices without client-facing services, export-import businesses, construction/manufacturing companies, automotive repair shops and businesses involved in the production of essential goods are also permitted to operate.
    Restaurants can only accept takeaway and delivery orders.
    All individuals are required to wear facemasks in public places.

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    19.06.2020
  • Bahrain 1. Visa on arrival has been suspended.
    – This does not apply to passengers with a diplomatic, an official, a service or UN passport.
    2. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
    – This does not apply to nationals of Bahrain.
    – This does not apply to residents of Bahrain.
    – This does not apply to military personnel.
    – This does not apply to passengers with a valid letter of Prior Permission Granted which is presented prior to boarding.
    3. All passengers arriving in Bahrain will immediately be taken to undergo enhanced testing procedures as a preventative measure for Coronavirus (COVID-19) and will be subject to quarantine.
    4. Border crossing on the causeway has been temporarily suspended due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Internal restrictions:

    Supermarkets and other food shops remain open; however, the first hour of operation at these establishments is dedicated to elderly and pregnant customers.
    Stores and sectors providing goods and services directly to clients will be allowed to resume operations.
    Petrol stations, banks, pharmacies, offices without client-facing services, export-import businesses, construction/manufacturing companies, automotive repair shops and businesses involved in the production of essential goods are also permitted to operate.
    Restaurants can only accept takeaway and delivery orders.
    All individuals are required to wear facemasks in public places.

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    03.06.2020
  • Bahrain

    International restrictions:

    Visa-on-arrival services for all nationalities suspended. Entry to Bahraini citizens and foreigners holding valid residency permits is limited, with some exceptions. All passengers, regardless of nationality and visa status, arriving in Bahrain will undergo mandatory medical screening and will be subject to quarantine at a medical facility. Those arriving from other countries will also have to undergo enhanced medical screening and will be required to self-isolate for 14 days, regardless of the outcome. There are currently no known restrictions on individuals seeking to depart the country. National carrier Gulf Air has resumed transit flights through Bahrain International Airport (BAH), connecting Frankfurt Airport (FRA, Germany), London Heathrow Airport (LHR, UK) and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CGD, France) with Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL, Philippines). The King Fahd Causeway, which connects Bahrain with Saudi Arabia, is closed. Only Bahraini or Saudi nationals seeking to be repatriated to their respective countries will be granted entry after undergoing thermal screening. The land border with Saudi Arabia remains closed. Bahraini citizens, foreigners holding a valid residency permit, diplomats, passengers with a Prior Permission Granted Letter (PPG), military personnel, airline crew or holders of official service or UN passports are exempt from the entry restrictions. The authorities have suspended visa-on-arrival services for all nationalities and limited entry and transit to Bahraini citizens and foreigners holding valid residency permits, with some exceptions. All arriving passengers must declare to their airline and immigration authorities if their first port of departure was in China, Egypt, the EU, Hong Kong (China SAR), Iran, Iraq, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, the UK or the US. UAE-based carriers have suspended all flights to/from Bahrain. The land border with Saudi Arabia remains closed.

    Internal restrictions:

    Supermarkets and other food shops remain open; however, the first hour of operation at these establishments is dedicated to elderly and pregnant customers. Stores and sectors providing goods and services directly to clients will be allowed to resume operations. Petrol stations, banks, pharmacies, offices without client-facing services, export-import businesses, construction/manufacturing companies, automotive repair shops and businesses involved in the production of essential goods are also permitted to operate. Restaurants can only accept takeaway and delivery orders. All individuals are required to wear facemasks in public places.

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    30.05.2020
  • Bahrain

    International restrictions:

    Bahrain has restricted entry and transit to travelers who have been in Austria, Belgium, China, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Iraq, Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, or the United States in the past 14 days. This does not apply to citizens of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates, residents of Bahrain, airline crew, military personnel, or travelers with special approval. Travelers who have been in Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Singapore, or Thailand in the past 14 days must have a valid visa prior to arrival. This does not apply to citizens of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, residents of Bahrain, airline crew, military personnel, or travelers with special approval. Visa on arrival has been suspended except for diplomats or travelers with UN passports. All passengers arriving in Bahrain will undergo testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) and are subject to quarantine. Border crossing on the causeway has been suspended.

    Internal restrictions:

    Shops and industries providing goods and services are allowed to open. Hypermarkets, supermarkets, cold stores, bakeries, pharmacies, and banks remain open and restaurants continue to provide services via take away or delivery only. The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism issued a notice clarifying what is deemed non-essential. People who break quarantine face either a minimum of three months in jail, a fine ranging from 1,000 Bahraini dinars (Dh9,767) to 10,000 dinars, or a combination of both.

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    25.05.2020
  • Bahrain Government eases COVID-19 restrictions (Reuters, 06.05.2020)
    Transit flights resume through Bahrain International Airport (BAH) between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CGD) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) in Manila, while all flights to other locations remain suspended until further notice.

    The authorities have suspended visa-on-arrival services for all nationalities and limited entry and transit to Bahraini citizens and foreigners holding valid residency permits, with some exceptions.
    Bahraini citizens, foreigners holding a valid residency permit, diplomats, passengers with a Prior Permission Granted Letter (PPG), military personnel, airline crew or holders of official service or UN passports are exempt from the entry restrictions.
    All arriving passengers must declare to their airline and immigration authorities if their first port of departure was in China, Egypt, the EU, Hong Kong (China SAR), Iran, Iraq, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, the UK or the US.
    All passengers, regardless of nationality and visa status, arriving in Bahrain will undergo mandatory medical screening and will be subject to quarantine at a medical facility. Those arriving from other countries will also have to undergo enhanced medical screening and will be required to self-isolate for 14 days, regardless of the outcome.
    Transit flights resume through Bahrain International Airport (BAH) between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CGD) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) in Manila, while all flights to other locations remain suspended until further notice.
    UAE-based carriers have suspended all flights to/from Bahrain.
    The land border with Saudi Arabia remains closed.

    Internal restrictions:

    Internal restrictions:

    From 7 May 19.00 (local time), shops and industries providing goods and services will be allowed to open. Hypermarkets, supermarkets, cold stores, bakeries, pharmacies, and banks remain open and restaurants continue to provide services via take away or delivery only. The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism issued a notice clarifying what is deemed non-essential. People who break quarantine face either a minimum of three months in jail, a fine ranging from 1,000 Bahraini dinars (Dh9,767) to 10,000 dinars, or a combination of both.

    Relaxation of restrictions:

    Shops and industrial enterprises in Bahrain can open from Thursday 7 May. (Reuters, 06.05.2020)

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    10.05.2020
  • Source [https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/bahrain]
    [https://bh.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/]
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