Flights to Bahrain

A Trip to Bahrain

Officially referred as the Kingdom of Bahrain, Bahrain is a small island country located near the western shores of the Persian Gulf. Popular for its heritage and historical destinations, it is one of the major attractions that draw a large number of tourists to this island country. Defined as a flat archipelago of 32 islands and low desert plains, this is an exquisite country to visit.

Carriers flying from India to Bahrain are Jet Airways, Gulf Air, Air India, Air India Express. Other airlines flying to Bahrain are Emirates, flydubai, Kuwait Airways, Etihad Airways, SriLankan Airlines, Cathay Pacific Qatar Airways, Saudia, PIA, Oman Air, Thai Airways.

How to find cheap flights to Bahrain?

Skyscanner is a global travel search engine that helps you find the cheapest flights to Bahrain, by comparing the available ticket prices of the airlines and online travel agents. Skyscanner has introduced two tools that can help you book tickets to Bahrain easily within your planned budget.

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  • The month view tool helps you decide which is the cheapest month to travel to Bahrain.

Which city is cheap to fly to in Bahrain?

The countries section on the Skyscanner page helps you find the cheapest city to fly to Bahrain. It provides a brief description of the country, its cities, and their respective air-fares.

Domestic travel between cities

Transportation between cities in Bahrain is mainly achieved through buses or rental cars.

  • There are ample public buses to travel around They are the cheapest mode of travel.
  • Renting a car to get around various places of Bahrain is a convenient option. Innumerable car hire agencies are there to help you with car renting procedures.

Things to do in Bahrain

There are numerous cities and places in Bahrain known for their historic grandeur, modern pomp or natural beauty. Explore the largest city of Manama, the UNESCO Approved World Heritage Site of Qalat Al Bahrain, the Bahrain National Museum, Al Khamis Mosque, Arad Fort, Barbar Temple, Hawar Islands and many more. While in Bahrain, do not miss their lip-smacking delicacies and an exciting camel rides on the highway.

Before you fly to Bahrain

Visa for Indians flying to Bahrain

For Indian Nationals, Bahrain has outsourced its visa services to M/s IVS Global Services Private Ltd, Bahrain. Duly filled visa application form and photocopy of the passport are some of the prerequisites. For more information, refer to M/s IVS Global Services Private Ltd and the Embassy of India in Bahrain. You can also apply for the e-Visa through the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahrain.

Best time to visit Bahrain

November to March is a good time to visit Bahrain, owing to the comparatively pleasant weather. The annual Spring Festival is held during this time in the month of March.

Time difference and weather between India and Bahrain

India is 2 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Bahrain. The climate here can be categorized as arid with two main seasons – summer and winter. From April to October, Bahrain remains very hot coupled with intense heat and high humidity. Winter months from November to March are comparatively cooler with little rainfall making it the best time to visit and enjoy the beauty of Bahrain.

Currency and exchange rates between India and Bahrain

1 Indian Rupee is equal to 0.0056 Bahraini Dinar.

Culture and important information to know before you fly to Bahrain

The culture of Bahrain is similar to that of the countries in the Persian Gulf Region. It is a cosmopolitan country, with warm and hospitable Bahraini people who welcome visitors to their place from all across the globe. Before travelling to Bahrain, some interesting things that you should know are:

  • Respect the religion and culture of the locals.
  • It is advisable to dress decently in public.
  • Public display of affection is frowned upon.

NOTE: All the above information is correct as of 21st August 2016.

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