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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.

Travel Health Visa Application

All customers regardless of vaccination status are no longer required to apply for a Travel Health Visa Application. 

 

Pre-departure test

Fully vaccinatated customers no longer require to take a covid-19 test before travelling. 

Children above the age of 2 still require to obtain a negative RT-PCR or Rapid Antigen covid-19 test before departure to be accepted for travel. If you need a helping hand with testing options and providers, please refer to our help centre

For the latest requirements, please visit Bahamas Travel Guidelines.

 

Covid-19 testing on arrival

If you display symptoms when you land in the Bahamas or during your stay, you may be required to take a Covid-19 test, even if you presented a negative result at check-in/on arrival. In this case, you'll need to await results in your hotel room.

 

Proof of Vaccination

Make sure you arrive at the airport with accepted proof of vaccination status ready, such as an NHS COVID Pass (NHS vaccination record card is not accepted); original US CDC card; or EU Digital COVID Certificate.

 

 

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. 

Travel Health Visa Application

All customers regardless of vaccination status are no longer required to apply for a Travel Health Visa Application. 

 

Pre-departure test

All passengers aged 2 years and older must have a negative result from a RT- PCR or Rapid Antigen test taken  72 hours before arriving in the Bahamas

If you need a helping hand with testing options and providers, please refer to our help centre

For the latest requirements, please visit Bahamas Travel Guidelines.

Find out how to book your Covid-19 tests

 

Covid-19 testing on arrival

If you display symptoms when you land in the Bahamas or during your stay, you may be required to take a Covid-19 test, even if you presented a negative result at check-in/on arrival. In this case, you'll need to await results in your hotel room.

 

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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