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Bahrain to London Tour Packages

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Planning your next trip from Bahrain to London? Look no further, we have got you covered here by sharing all the possible information you will need to plan your Bahrain to London Tour package. Travellers from Bahrain love exploring new places and really enjoy holidays with friends and family. London is one of the top 5 most visited cities by Bahrain travellers with Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Istanbul, and Kuwait City among the list. Bahrain to London travel was at an all-time high back in 2019. However, due to COVID Pandemic the travel between the cities dropped by almost 60% in 2020 and by 30% in 2021. To make your travel from Bahrain to London a memorable experience we have covered all the necessary details from Visa, Hotel, and flights to Experiences in London.

Visa Requirements for Bahrain Travellers

Visa requirements can be divided into two sections one where the Nationals of Bahrain are travelling and the other is the ex-pats are travelling. It is worth mentioning that more than 60% of the travellers to the UK from Baharain are Baharain nationals as per Visit Britain.

Visa Requirments for Bahrain Nationals

Baharain nationals may not be required to apply for a UK visa if they are travelling to the UK for:

  • Tourism
  • Studies
  • Medical Treatment
  • Business

From 1 June 2022, nationals of Bahrain can apply to travel to the UK (for tourism, business, study or medical treatment) for up to 6 months with an Electronic Visa Waiver (EVW). Therefore they need not apply for the standard visa, rather can apply for the Electronic Visa waiver and pay a minimal fee of 30 GBP. You must apply between 3 months and 48 hours before you travel. Once the application is done, the visa confirmation comes within 24 hours. To apply you need:

  • your current passport
  • an address in the UK where you will stay
  • details of your journey, including departure and arrival dates and times

Latest News: Going forward from 22 February 2024 onwards, Bahrain Nationals will need an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) if they are travelling to the UK. Click here to know more. 

Visa Requirements for Bahrain Residents

As has been noted, Bahrain residents who are non-nationals will need to apply for a UK visa before travelling to the UK. There are various types of UK visas available to apply for. To know more about how to apply for a London tourist visa check out our detailed post on applying for London Visa here. You can also book an appointment for a visa by going to the link here: Contact GOV.UK and you will have to go in person once you have booked an appointment at the Bahrain Joint Visa application centre. Following is the address: Joint Visa Application Centre (JVAC) 18th Floor, Diplomatic Commercial Office Towers, Building 1565, Road 1722, Block 317, Manama 973, Bahrain

 

Joint Visa Application Centre Opening Hours:

Business hours Sunday to Thursday 08:00 – 15:00 [Ramadan Timing: 08:00 – 14:00]
Passport collection Sunday to Thursday 15:00 – 16:00 [Ramadan Timing: 13:00 – 14:00]

Please carry the following on the Visa Appointment day:

  1. Print out the email confirming the details of your appointment. Received after booking your appointment
  2. Valid passport or travel documents. With at least 2 pages that are blank on both sides.
  3. Printout of your completed visa application form. Only small manual amendments to this form will be accepted at the visa application centre
  4. All supporting documents Refer to the Embassy of the UK government guidelines for your visa type for the documents you must provide If you have purchased additional services online Printout of your receipt

You can also apply for the UK Visa from our partner iVisa by clicking below: 

Apply for UK Visa

Flight Tickets from Bahrain to London

Once you have sorted your UK Visa. The next step is to book your flight tickets to London, UK. The distance between Bahrain and London by road will be 6,363 KM. It makes perfect sense for all travellers to travel by plane instead which is also evident by the statistics released by VisitBritain. According to VisitBritain, 99% of Bahrain travellers travel by plane to the UK and 1% by tunnel. There are 7-8 daily flights between Bahrain International Airport BAH and London Heathrow Airport LHR. Direct flight from Bahrain to London usually takes 7 hours and 30 minutes. Some of the best airlines which operate on the Bahrain to London route are:

The best airline service mentioned above is from Gulf Air, Qatar, Etihad and Emirates Airlines. Direct flights are provided by British Airways and Gulf Air. They are one of the best airlines in the world and have recently been awarded in 2022 to be the best airline to travel with. We suggest you book your Bahrain to London flight well in advance as the good seats and tickets usually get sold out during the months of July till September of the year. July to September is the best time to travel to get rid of the Bahrain summers and enjoy some time away in pleasant weather. You can search and book your flights by searching below:

 

Bahrain to London Flights Offers

To book your flights we have partnered with Etihad and Qatar Airways and we also have Skyscanner to help you search for the right deal on your Bahrain to London Flight. Click on the advertisements below to book your flights at discount prices and offers.

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Best London Hotels for Bahrain Tourists

When you are going on a holiday you want to book a nice relaxing hotel to enjoy your stay. London has amazing and luxurious properties at a reasonable price. However, we always suggest booking your hotels and resorts in advance as the prices go up during the summer seasons. Check out our top picks for our Bahrain tourists to enjoy a fantastic stay in London.

The Dorchester – Dorchester Collection

With a spa, Michelin-Starred restaurant and boutique bedrooms, The Dorchester features a landscaped terrace and famous tearooms. The exclusive hotel overlooks Hyde Park and is in the prestigious Mayfair.

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belgravia suite the dorchester collection
Belgravia Suite at The Dorchester collection

Four Seasons Hotel London Park Lane

Located in the centre of London, between Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace Gardens, this Park Lane hotel features stunning city views. There is free WiFi throughout. London Victoria Train Station is a 15-minute walk from the hotel and Westminster Abbey is 1.9 km away.

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grand suite with king bed four seasons hotel london at park lane
Grand Suite with King bed Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane

45 Park Lane – Dorchester Collection

Overlooking Hyde Park, 45 Park Lane features an on-site fitness studio and a modern American steak restaurant. A striking central staircase leads to a mezzanine featuring a bar, library and a private media room.

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45 park lane dorchester collection hyde park suite
45 Park Lane Dorchester collection Hyde Park Suite

In addition to the above-mentioned hotels, if you are looking for other specific London hotels which are available during your stay in London you can search and book from below:

Best London tour packages for Bahrain tourists

Finally, when you are done with your London hotel bookings, we can help you book some London tours depending on your interest, individuals, groups, food tours etc. We have showcased some of the most booked London tours for you to check out and book.

1. Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace Tour

Experience the original Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace tour. Enjoy traditional sandwiches, cakes & scones on the grounds of the Palace by the Diana Statue.

 
royal high tea at kensington palace tour
Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace Tour

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2. London Eye Ticket with Fast-Track Option

Fast track option for a perfect Lastminute London Eye experience! With fast-track entry for your standard flight in a shared pod, you get to skip the majority of the queue.  

London Eye Pod from outside
London Eye Pod from outside

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3. Big Bus Hop On Hop Off London Tour

See the sights of London aboard an open-top, double-decker Big Bus as you admire 360-degree views of top attractions and listen to the captivating commentary.

big bus London hop on hop off tour of London
Big Bus London hop on hop off tour of London

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4. Warner Bros. Studio: The Making of Harry Potter with Luxury Round-Trip Transport from London

Step into the mystical world of Harry Potter™ with a behind-the-scenes visit to Warner Bros. Studio London. With luxury round-trip transport from London Victoria to the north London studios included, this 7-hour experience enables you to discover the magic of the Harry Potter films without any hassle.

warner bros studio the making of harry potter with luxury round trip in London
warner bros studio the making of harry potter with a Luxury round trip to London

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In case you are unable to find the right tour package for yourself you can browse our tours section to see more existing London tour packages.

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Kuwait City to London tour packages

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Looking for Kuwait City to London tour packages? Look no further. We have got you covered here by sharing all the relevant information you will need to book your memorable London tour. London is one of the most beautiful cities to visit any time of the year. No wonder London city is one of the most visited cities by Kuwaitis in western Europe. Nearly 70% of Kuwaitis visit London for holidays. London is unmissable and known for its shopping, food and nightlife and is one of the best in Europe.

Visa for London from Kuwait City

To have a memorable London tour, you will have to first check if you need a visa to travel to London. The UK introduced an Electronic Visa Waiver (EVW) for Kuwaiti passport holders in 2016. Please read below if you are eligible for the Electronic Visa Waiver scheme or will have to apply for the standard visa to travel to the UK.

Visa requirements for Kuwaiti Nationals

Kuwaiti nationals may not be required to apply for a UK visa if they are travelling to the UK for:

  • Tourism
  • Studies
  • Medical Treatment
  • Business

Eligible Kuwaiti nationals can apply for the Electronic Visa waiver (EVW) for the UK, by submitting the online application form. Visitors can use the EVW instead of a visa to enter the UK for periods of up to 6 months. This process has been designed to simplify the process of obtaining authorization to enter the UK. To apply for the Electronic Visa waiver (EVW) for Kuwaiti nationals please “Click Here” To apply for the UK EVW, you will need the following documents:

  • your current passport
  • an address in the UK where you will stay
  • details of your journey, including departure and arrival dates and times

Latest News: Going forward from 22 February 2024 onwards, Kuwaiti Nationals will need an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) if they are travelling to the UK. Click here to know more. 

Visa requirements for Kuwaiti residents

As has been noted, Kuwaiti residents who are non-nationals will need to apply for a UK visa before travelling to the UK. There are various types of UK visas available. To know more about how to apply for a London tourist visa check out our detailed post on applying for a London Visa here. You can also book an appointment for a visa by going to the link here: Contact GOV.UK and you will have to go in person once you have booked an appointment at the Kuwait Visa application centre.

Following is the Visa Office application centre address here:

UK Visa Application Centre 28th Floor, Arraya Centre, Sharq, Al Shaheed Street, Kuwait City, Kuwait View on Google Maps below:

Visa Application Centre Opening Hours:

Business hours Sunday – Thursday 09:00 – 17:00
Application Submission Sunday – Thursday 09:00 – 16:00
Passport collection hours Sunday – Thursday 16:00 – 17:00

Visa Application Centre Opening Days:

Holidays Date Day
New Year’s Day 02-Jan-22 Sunday
National Day 27-Feb-22 Sunday
Prophet’s Ascension 28-Feb-22 Monday
Eid Al Fitr Holidays 01-May-22 Sunday
Eid Al Fitr Holidays 02-May-22 Monday
Eid Al Fitr Holidays 03-May-22 Tuesday
Eid al- Adha 10-Jul-22 Sunday
Eid al- Adha 11-Jul-22 Monday
Eid al- Adha 12-Jul-22 Tuesday
Islamic New Year 30-Jul-22 Saturday
Prophet’s Birthday 08-Oct-22 Saturday

What to carry on the Visa appointment day

Also on the visa appointment day, you will need to carry the following documents:

  1. Printout of the Appointment Confirmation letter confirming the details of your appointment – Received from VFS Global
  2. Valid passport or travel document with at least 1 page that is blank on both sides
  3. Printout of your checklist – From your completed application on GOV.UK
  4. Supporting Documents – If you have not uploaded your documents online, you will need to bring them with you to the Visa Application Centre. Please refer to UKVI guidelines for your visa type for the documents you must provide. Documents should be sized, sorted and separated according to the supporting documents guidelines, to ensure swift processing at the Visa Application Centre.

Flight tickets from Kuwait City to London

The distance between Kuwait City and London is about 5,876 KM. A direct flight from Kuwait City to London will take about 6 hours and 20 mins. But, in case of unavailability, there are connecting flights as well. For instance, Turkish Airlines will go first to Istanbul and then from Istanbul to London. The best airline and most frequent departure from Kuwait City to London Heathrow is Kuwait Airways. There are 19-20 weekly flights from Kuwait City to London. This makes taking flights from Kuwait City to London a seamless experience and ticket prices are reasonable as well. You can also book your Kuwait City to London flights from Jazeera Airways below: 

kuwait city to london flight Jazeera Airways logo
Jazeera Airways

Nearly 68% of the flight’s departures are from Kuwait Airways then 29% from British Airways and then 3% from Jazeera Airways. In case you don’t want to travel to London Heathrow (LHR) there is a direct service from Jazeera Airways which directly goes from Kuwait City to London Stansted Airport (STN). Jazeera Airways flights take off from Terminal 4 of Kuwait International Airport Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base (KWI). British Airways flights take off from Terminal 1 of Kuwait International Airport Ahmad al-Jaber Air Base (KWI). 

To check out the latest flight between Kuwait City and London you can search with our Partner Skyscanner below:

 

Top London hotels to stay in for Kuwaiti Tourists

However, once you are done with the visa formalities and flight booking, you will need to sort out the hotel booking. London has the most beautiful and highest number of 5-star hotels in the world with 75 hotels in total. Surpassing Dubai which has 61 5-star hotels. The top 10 London hotels as per travel and leisure in 2022 are as follows:

S.No Hotel Name Score  
1 Shangri-La the Shard, London 97.86 Check Availability
2 The Goring, Belgravia 96.55 Check Availability
3 The Connaught, Westminster 95.79 Check Availability
4 The Lanesborough, Oetker Collection 95.50 Check Availability
5 Kimpton Fitzroy London 95.24 Check Availability
6 Claridge’s, Mayfair 94.60 Check Availability
7 The Savoy, Strand 93.63 Check Availability
8 Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park 92.95 Check Availability
9 Four Seasons Hotel London, Park Lane 92.50 Check Availability
10 Rosewood London 92.39 Check Availability

In addition to that, if you are looking for other specific London hotels you can search and book below basis availability:

Best London tour packages for Kuwaiti tourists

When you reach London there are many fantastic London tours you can book, for instance. We have listed our top-selling London tours below:

1. London Eye Ticket with Fast-Track Option

Fast track option for a perfect Lastminute London Eye experience! With fast-track entry for your standard flight in a shared pod, you get to skip the majority of the queue.

 

London Eye Pod from outside
London Eye Pod from outside

BOOK NOW

2. Big Bus Hop On Hop Off London Tour

See the sights of London aboard an open-top, double-decker Big Bus as you admire 360-degree views of top attractions and listen to the captivating commentary.

big bus London hop on hop off tour of London
Big Bus London hop on hop off tour of London

BOOK NOW

3. Warner Bros. Studio: The Making of Harry Potter with Luxury Round-Trip Transport from London

Step into the mystical world of Harry Potter™ with a behind-the-scenes visit to Warner Bros. Studio London. With luxury round-trip transport from London Victoria to the north London studios included, this 7-hour experience enables you to discover the magic of the Harry Potter films without any hassle.

warner bros studio the making of harry potter with luxury round trip in London
warner bros studio the making of harry potter with a Luxury round trip to London

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In case you are unable to find the right tour package for yourself you can browse our tours section to see more existing London tour packages.

SEE ALL LONDON TOURS

New York to London Tour Packages

Looking for New York to London tour packages? Look no further, we have got you covered by detailing all the relevant information that you will need to have a memorable London Tour. New York is situated next to the Hudson River in the northeastern part of the USA. New Yorkers love travelling around and London City is no different. As per the Office of National Statistics (ONS), US citizens made 3rd highest number of visits to the UK in 2021

In this article, we have covered all you will need to book your London flights, hotels, and tours when you reach London. The documentation you will need to carry with you when travelling to the UK is your passport. And in case you are a temporary resident of New York City i.e. not a permanent resident of the United States of America, then you will also need to apply for a Visa to travel to the UK.

New York to London Flights

The distance from New York to London is about a whopping 3,452 miles. The only way to travel between these hustling bustling metropolitan is by air. You can take flights from New York to London from John F Kennedy (JFK) International Airport (JFK). Air travel between New York to London is also one of the busiest air routes in the world air travel. As per OAG, the Global Air travel information company in November 2022, New York to London Flights have been the 3rd busiest international flight route in the world.

Frequent Air Lines between these two destinations are British Airways,  American Airlines, United Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa, and Virgin Atlantic. So you can choose among these airlines to book your flight tickets to London Heathrow. The cheapest airfare rates are by American Airlines. You can book your return tickets to London Heathrow (LHR) from John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) for as low as $ 900 US dollars, depending on the dates and offers by the airlines and online travel agents (OTA). There are daily flights available between the two cities. British Airways and American Airlines have a partnership and are operating a staggering number of 15 flights daily from New York to London and London to New York. The best time for travelling from New York to London would be in summer in July and August. Also if you enjoy shopping then you can come to London in November and December, as pre-Christmas sales are really good bargains for shopaholics.

We have partned with Skyscanner to help you search for the best deals on New York to London flights. Search for the best flight deals below: 

 

 

Where to stay in London on your holidays?

There are many good hotel chains and boutique hotels in London. We always suggest booking your hotels and resorts in advance as the prices go up during the summer seasons. Check out our top picks for our New York tourists to enjoy a fantastic stay in London.

The Dorchester – Dorchester Collection

With a spa, Michelin-Starred restaurant and boutique bedrooms, The Dorchester features a landscaped terrace and famous tearooms. The exclusive hotel overlooks Hyde Park and is in the prestigious Mayfair. The location is fantastic in the heart of the city with Knightsbridge and Harrods around. 

Address: 53 Park Ln, London W1K 1QA, United Kingdom

Nearest Public Transport: Green Park Station on Picadilly Line

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belgravia suite the dorchester collection
Belgravia Suite at The Dorchester collection

Four Seasons Hotel London Park Lane

Located in the centre of London, between Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace Gardens, this Park Lane hotel features stunning city views. There is free WiFi throughout. London Victoria Train Station is a 15-minute walk from the hotel and Westminster Abbey is 1.9 km away. Some of the rooms have a writing desk and a seating area additionally. 

Address: Hamilton Pl, London W1J 7DR, United Kingdom

Nearest Public Transport: Hyde Park Underground Station.

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grand suite with king bed four seasons hotel london at park lane
Grand Suite with King bed Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane

45 Park Lane – Dorchester Collection

Overlooking Hyde Park, 45 Park Lane features an on-site fitness studio and a modern American steak restaurant. A striking central staircase leads to a mezzanine featuring a bar, library and a private media room.

Address: 45 Park Ln, London W1K 1PN, United Kingdom

Nearest Public Transport: Hyde Park Corner Underground station

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45 park lane dorchester collection hyde park suite
45 Park Lane Dorchester collection Hyde Park Suite

The top 10 London hotels as per travel and leisure in 2022 are as follows:

S.No Hotel Name Score  
1 Shangri-La the Shard, London 97.86 Check Availability
2 The Goring, Belgravia 96.55 Check Availability
3 The Connaught, Westminster 95.79 Check Availability
4 The Lanesborough, Oetker Collection 95.50 Check Availability
5 Kimpton Fitzroy London 95.24 Check Availability
6 Claridge’s, Mayfair 94.60 Check Availability
7 The Savoy, Strand 93.63 Check Availability
8 Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park 92.95 Check Availability
9 Four Seasons Hotel London, Park Lane 92.50 Check Availability
10 Rosewood London 92.39 Check Availability

In addition to the above-mentioned hotels, if you are looking for other specific London hotels which are available during your stay in London you can search and book from below:

Best London tour packages for tourists travelling from New York, USA:

We have listed some hand-picked London tour packages for our American visitors. You wouldn’t want to miss this when you are making your trip to London from NYC. 

1. Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace Tour

Experience the original Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace tour. Enjoy traditional sandwiches, cakes & scones on the grounds of the Palace by the Diana Statue.

royal high tea at kensington palace tour
Royal High Tea at Kensington Palace Tour

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2. London Eye Ticket with Fast-Track Option

Fast track option for a perfect Lastminute London Eye experience! With fast-track entry for your standard flight in a shared pod, you get to skip the majority of the queue.

 
London Eye Pod from outside
London Eye Pod from outside

BOOK NOW

3. Big Bus Hop On Hop Off London Tour

See the sights of London aboard an open-top, double-decker Big Bus as you admire 360-degree views of top attractions and listen to the captivating commentary.

big bus London hop on hop off tour of London
Big Bus London hop on hop off tour of London

BOOK NOW

4. Warner Bros. Studio: The Making of Harry Potter with Luxury Round-Trip Transport from London

Step into the mystical world of Harry Potter™ with a behind-the-scenes visit to Warner Bros. Studio London. With luxury round-trip transport from London Victoria to the north London studios included, this 7-hour experience enables you to discover the magic of the Harry Potter films without any hassle.
warner bros studio the making of harry potter with luxury round trip in London
warner bros studio the making of harry potter with a Luxury round trip to London

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5. The Shard Entry Ticket

With your long haul flight from New York to London, you would want to have a glass of bubbly and the Views from the Shard and glass of Bubbly will perfectly act as an antidote Regularly voted as one of London’s greatest tourist attractions offered the best views of the city from the top of London’s tallest skyscraper The Shard. 

the shard entry ticket and experience
The Shard Entry Ticket and Experience

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In case you are unable to find the right tour package for yourself you can browse our Tours section to see more existing London tour packages.

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