Bahrain Airport Guide to Bahrain International Airport (BAH)

Bahrain Airport Services

In this page you’ll find the Services options at Bahrain International Airport.

Bahrain Airport (IATA: BAH; ICAO: OBBI), is the international airport serving Manama, in Bahrain, located in Muharraq, an island situated 7 km away from Manama, the capital of Bahrain. BAH Airport has one large passenger Terminal, where you can find the following Services and Facilities:

- Restaurants and cafeterias
- Banking, currency exchange and VAT refund
- Shuttle services
- Transport services
- Parking services
- Car rental services
- Special Needs services: disabled access to all levels. You can contact your travel agency or airline for more special needs assistance. The BAS (Bahrain Airport Services) Duty Operations Manager can be contacted (24 Hours) Tel: +973 17321444.
- Lost Luggage: If lost at the terminal building (departure or arrival), please call : +973 17321429. If lost at the baggage area, please call : +973 17321430
- Some useful telephone numbers at BAH Airport are:
o Police: 999
o Ambulance: 999
o Fire: 999
o Electricity: +973 17241111
o Water: +973 17727500
o Drainage: +973 17783711
o Traffic and accidents: +973 17688888
o Flight information: 80007777 (Local), 80114444 (International)
o Weather: +973 17236236 
o American mission Hospital: +973 17253447 
o International Hospital: +973 17598222 
o Salmaniya Hospital: +973 17255555 
o Ibn Al Nafees Hospital: +973 17828282 
o Bahrain Defence Force: +973 17766666 
o Awali Hospital: +973 17753300 
o Bahrain Specialist Hospital: +973 17812000
o Taxi Speedy Motors: +973 17682999
o Taxi Bahrain Limo: +973 17266266
o Arabian Taxi: +973 17461746

Bahrain Visa

If you are a GCC citizen, no entry visa is required. If you are a citizen of any other country, you will need to apply for a visa through your nearest Kingdom of Bahrain embassy or Visit the E- Visa web-site to apply. In some cases, your airline may be able to help you. Passports must be valid for at least six months after departure for most countries.

Airport Lounges for Premium passengers

o Gulf Air Business and First Class Lounge: it includes the Dining room restaurant, childcare and a family section for those travelling with children with playroom with Microsoft X-box systems and the latest games. A Business Centre full equipped is also available with Apple Mac computers, Wifi access and finally a Quiet room with five chaise private lounges offers comfort, as well as showers and prayer rooms. For further information you can call on: (+973) 17 321376
o Marhaba Lounge: with Business Centre equipped, a variety of meals with typical Arabic food, drinks and a Smoking area. For further information call on: +973 17 329555 or email at:
o Dilmun Lounge: passengers may enter the lounge paying by cash or credit card. Charges are applied at the rate of 18 BHD for 3 hours stay before to the boarding time. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Children above two years of age are considered as a normal guest. The Lounge is a non-smoking area. It includes a buffet with food and drinks, and Open Bar, Family Room, two baby changing rooms, TV news channels, special services for disabled passengers, wardrobes, washrooms, shower facilities with towels, sleeper seats, WiFi connection, two Business and IT centres, Fax Machine and much more. Lounge Reception: (+973) 17321455

Meet and assist services

o Silver meet and assist: it offers meet and assist on departure at the kerbside or on arrival to the terminal. Accompany and escort service to all the procedures until your flight. Access to Marhaba Lounge, help with baggage reclaim and porter service. 

o Gold meet and greet: dedicated personalized service accompaining and escorting on arrival to the Terminal through all the procedures, Fast track service through immigration and security, help with baggage reclaim and security, porter service and access to Marhaba Lounge.

o Family meet and assist: it includes meet and assist on departure at check in area, or on arrival at the immigration area, Fast track through immigration and security, help you with baggage reclaim, Baby stroller and hand baggage trolley.

For further information you can contact BAH Airport: Tel. +97317329555 or email: