Bahamas travel alerts

Please check the travel advice for all countries in your itinerary.

Entry requirements

You must check all requirements before heading to the airport.

Non-nationals or non-citizens of the Bahamas who have travelled to any of the following countries in 14 days before travel will not be permitted travel;

  • Botswana
  • Eswatini
  • Lesotho
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique 
  • Namibia
  • Zimbabwe
  • South Africa

Please check Bahamas.com before travelling.

All Covid-19 travel restrictions have now been removed for travellers to the Bahamas. You are no longer required to:

  • Take any COVID-19 tests – prior to arrival or upon arrival
  • Fill out a Health Declaration form prior to or upon arrival
  • Quarantine on arrival

Passport

Your passport should be valid for six months from the date of departure from the Bahamas.

Make sure you have a spare page in your passport for the entry stamp.

 

Visa

You can visit the Bahamas for up to 21 days without a visa. This can be extended up to a maximum of 8 months by applying to the Department of Immigration in Nassau

If you're travelling to the Bahamas via the USA, you may need to apply for an ESTA. Time spent in the Bahamas counts towards the 90-day maximum permitted stay in the USA with an ESTA. 

All Covid-19 travel restrictions have now been removed for travellers to the Bahamas. You are no longer required to:

  • Take any COVID-19 tests – prior to arrival or upon arrival
  • Fill out a Health Declaration form prior to or upon arrival
  • Quarantine on arrival

 

Passport

Your passport should be valid for six months from the date of departure from the Bahamas.

Make sure you have a spare page in your passport for the entry stamp.

 

Visa

You can visit the Bahamas for up to 21 days without a visa. This can be extended up to a maximum of 8 months by applying to the Department of Immigration in Nassau

If you're travelling to the Bahamas via the USA, you may need to apply for an ESTA. Time spent in the Bahamas counts towards the 90-day maximum permitted stay in the USA with an ESTA. 

Please note, on your flight to Nassau it will be your personal choice to wear a face mask onboard, now that mask-wearing is not a legal requirement in England. Please ensure you have a mask for boarding and disembarking and your destination airport. Masks remain available for anyone still wishing to wear one during the flight.

Airport guides

 

Bahamas

Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS)

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