Plan your trip to Bahrain and take advantage of the sights and local attractions. 

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Quick Information

Best Airport: Bahrain International Airport (BAH)

Hotel map

Directions from Bahrain International Airport to the Ritz Carlton

Hotel Transportation: Transportation from the airport by private hotel shuttle is available at BD25 per journey (up to a maximum of five persons).

Limousine service is also available at BD22 per journey (up to a maximum of three persons per car).

Contact the Ritz Carlton Concierge at +97317580000 for further information.

Visa Information

Visas are required by all visitors to Bahrain except passport holders of the GCC States.

Visitors from 66 countries can receive visas upon arrival in Bahrain. These visitors are also eligible to apply for their visas electronically ahead of their arrival in the Kingdom, further easing their travel experience. Please review the list of countries before making your travel arrangements.

We recommend you get your E-visa ahead of travel to reduce the chances of your application being rejected due to inadequate documents and ensure smooth processing and fast tracking of your arrival. E-visas can be obtained in advance through a simple online application process at

Helpful Tips when Traveling to Bahrain

Many Arab customs are different from those in the west and visitors should be aware of what they're expected to do and not do. Please review these helpful tips to familiarize yourself with dress, terms of address, invitations and more.

Currency Conversion Calculator

Attendees traveling from the United States can use this quick currency conversion calculator to view current conversion rates.

Time Zone Information

View the local time in Bahrain as you prepare for the conference.