Gulf Air restricts flights to the Kingdom of Bahrain from red list countries

posted on 24th May 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Gulf Air restricts flights to the Kingdom of Bahrain from red list countries

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has said it is suspending entry of passengers coming from the countries on the Red List, namely India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, on all flights starting from Monday, May 24, 2021.

All other non-vaccinated passengers arriving into Bahrain as their final destination are subject to quarantine for 10 days at a government approved facility or at their residence.

Proof of residence owned or rented by the passenger or direct family member or proof of a prepaid reservation at a designated quarantine facility is required. The above 10 days quarantine requirements shall not apply to passengers arriving in Bahrain from countries not on the red list who present vaccination certificate recognized by the government of Bahrain.

Passengers with valid vaccination certificates issued by public health authorities in the USA, Canada, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea and Singapore or the EU are exempt from mandatory quarantine requirements but must undergo a PCR test upon arrival and an additional test on the 10th day of their stay in Bahrain.