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The Bahrain International Airshow 2018 will be held at the Sakhir Airbase, Kingdom of Bahrain. 

Details of how to travel to Sakhir Airbase from Manama will follow soon.

Discounted flights with Gulf Air

Discounted flights with Gulf Air

As official carrier, Gulf Air is pleased to offer trade participants and visitors of Bahrain International Airshow 2018 a 20% discount on flights to Bahrain by using the code 'BIAS2018' at the checkout. 

Terms & Conditions

  • Purchase date Commencing 7th July 2018 to 14th November 2018
  • Applicable to all fare families in Economy and Falcon Gold
  • Outbound dates: From 4th November 2018, to 16th November 2018
  • Inbound dates: From 14th November 2018, to 21st November 2018
  • Travel from/to: All Gulf Air network to Bahrain (BAH)
  • Only valid: for flights operated by Gulf Air (flights operated by partner airlines are excluded)
  • Not valid on Multi City option and Infants
  • Valid on gulfair.com; not valid on Gulf Air Mobile site
  • Restrictions may apply on fare rules 
Executive Travel to Bahrain International Airshow

Executive Travel to Bahrain International Airshow

Limousina provides a variety of vehicle options including executive sedans, luxury sedans, large SUVs and minivans to travel to the Bahrain International Airshow.  All drivers are professionally trained and wear uniform. 

To make a booking please email or telephone:

Email [email protected]
Tel +973 17 329 387
Mob +973 36 244 006

 

Limousina also has an office at Bahrain Airport in the Arrival Hall which operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

Limousina is the leading and approved ‘Passenger Land Transport’ licensed Company in Bahrain and KSA. We’re also alliance partner with Carey (USA) and Tristar (UK). Additionally, accredited by National Limousine Association, USA.

Entry to the Kingdom of Bahrain

The MTT of Kingdom of Bahrain has made provision for Visa exemption for BIAS Participants, and Trade Visitors. To take advantage of the procedures put in place individuals will need to note the guide lines, as detailed below.

MTT BIAS Visa Liaison Office.

The MTT has established a BIAS Visa Liaison Office, which will be operational from 1st October 2018 to 10th November 2018 during standard office hours of 0700hrs – 1415hrs (local time) Sunday to Thursday. This office will coordinate the issuing of Visas free of charge for MTT guests, official invitees and Delegations and will offer assistance for general trade visitor/media  Visa enquiries related to BIAS 2018. The contact details for this office are as follows:

Email : [email protected]
Telephone:    +973 1732 1162
  +973 1732 1148
Fax:  +973 1732 1139

 

Those visitors who do not take advantage of the Visa exemption service the table detailed in Annex A of the Exhibition Regulations lists 66 countries that do not require advance application for Visas. Visitors from these countries can apply for a Visa on entry to Bahrain but are required to pay BD25 for the Visa. Countries listed at Annex B can apply online.The cost for the online application is BD25.

Visitors from outside of the above listed countries on Annex A or Annex B will need to pre-apply for Visas through the MTT BIAS Visa Liaison Office.

All GCC residents with valid permits will be required to pay a BD25 Visa fee on arrival at Bahrain International Airport. Please note: a valid GCC residents permit must have been issued six months prior to travel and be valid for a further six months from arrival in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

PLEASE NOTE: Visitors and Participants are not obliged to use the waivers put in place and are at liberty to apply for standard Visas should they wish.

Delegations and Officially Invited Guests

Delegations and officially invited guests will be taken care of by Julie Mears/MTT automatically and any requests for visa applications from them should either be directed to her ([email protected]) or to the MTT Visa Liaison Office, detailed above.

Participants, Trade Show Visitors

Participants and Trade Visitors from non-listed countries will need to apply for Visas in advance through the MTT Visa Liaison Office.

Media Personnel

All Media Personnel must have received confirmation of full media accreditation and Visas prior to arrival in the Kingdom of Bahrain, irrespective of their nationality.

Customs Temporary Importation:

The existing Customs Regulation for Temporary Import of Goods not for sale will apply. Any sale of an imported item would be liable for payment of Customs Duty.For customs information and guidance please consult the Bahrain Ministry of Internal Customs Affairs Website If you are planning on bringing any photographic or television equipment to the show, you must supply, in advance a full equipment list to assist with customs clearance. Please email your equipment list together with serial numbers, flight details (flight number, arrival/departure dates) and a copy of this BIAS Media Accreditation confirmation letter to: [email protected] by Friday 30th October for processing. Failure to do so will result in delays on your arrival into the Kingdom of Bahrain and customs charges being applied. 

Public Visitors

Visitors to the public airshow will NOT be eligible for any Visa exemptions and will enter the country in the standard way.

Our Sponsors & Partners

  • Batelco - Headline Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Gulf Air
  • https://www.huawei.com/en/?ic_medium=direct&ic_source=surlent
  • DHL - Official Logistics Partner
  • CrediMax - Official Acquirer of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Xerox
  • Bapco - Gold Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • ALBA - Gold Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Lockheed Martin - Gold Sponsor
  • BAE Systems Gold Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Bahrain Airport Company

 

  • NBB Silver Sponsor - Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Bahrain Duty Free - Silver Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Bell
  • GPIC
  • Al Salam Bank - Bronze Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Kuwait Finance House - Bronze Sponsor of Bahrain International Airshow 2018
  • Tamkeen

Official Media Partners

  • Arabian Aerospace, official media partner at BIAS18
  • IHS Jane's - Official Media Partner of Bahrain international Airshow 2018
  • SAP Media - Official Media Partner at BIAS18

Organised by

  • Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications
  • Royal air force
  • Farnborough International