Flights to Bahrain

How to find cheap flights to Bahrain

Despite non-official talks between the two countries, Bahrain remains a forbidden fruit for Israeli traveler. If you hold a foreign passport, you can look for cheap flights to Bahrain from Tel Aviv via connecting flights, usually via Istanbul operated by Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines, or via Amman operated by Royal Jordanian. Israeli passport holders can have a stopover in Bahrain but are not allowed to leave the airport.

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Bahrain Airport

Cheap flights to Bahrain arrive at Bahrain International Airport (BAH), located in Muharraq, an island approximately 7 km northeast of the capital Manama. To reach your destination in Bahrain take a taxi, they are metered and air-conditioned. Expect to pay 5 BD (₪45.90) to Muharraq, 6 BD (₪55.10) to the capital Manama, and 15 BD (₪137.70) to Zallaq/F1. Compare car rental options on Skyscanner car rental.

Best time to visit Bahrain

The summer in Bahrain is long and hot: from May to October the temperatures are continually over 33 degrees. The best time to search cheap flights to Bahrain is April or November when it’s not too hot - 28-29 degrees on average. But even the winters are quite pleasant, with 19-24 degrees from December to March and not a lot of rain.

What to see and do in Bahrain

Cheap flights to Bahrain land you in a progressive kingdom in the Persian Gulf, which is more tourist friendly than its neighboring countries - allowing you to enjoy all of the authenticity of Arab culture, without there being stringent enforcement of Islamic laws.

5,000 years of history are offered in Bahrain, with three forts that have been meticulously restored and that are now open to the public, along with a museum that contains many artifacts ranging from the ancient Dilmun periods through to the Islamic era.

You’ll be thrilled to know that alcohol is legal in Bahrain, meaning there is a relatively relaxed culture, lively social scene, and some pretty good shops. There are also great beaches, offering the warm waters of the Arabian Gulf and plenty of activities such as sailing and scuba diving. You can cool yourself down at the beaches of Bahrain and the iconic human-made Palm Islands, Palm Jumeirah or Palm Jebel Ali. Palm Jumeirah offers a variety of hotels, restaurants, and beaches for visitors.

If you have found cheap flights to Bahrain in April, make sure you book early, as the Bahrain Grand Prix F1 race takes place around this time and is Bahrain’s biggest annual event. But we can cut the costs of your accommodations during that time, as well as any other, just compare prices on Skyscanner Hotels.

This information is correct as of February 2018

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