The Bahamas High Commission
Visa Information for Cruise Ship Passengers to The Bahamas
Reminder Notice from The Bahamas’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Visa Information for Cruise Ship Passengers:
- All persons from countries requiring a visa for travel to The Bahamas who remain with the cruise ship
on the same voyage will require a Bahamian Visa to come ashore to visit.
- Guests arriving by air to join the cruise ship will be required to possess a Bahamian Visitor Visa if they are nationals of countries that would normally require a visit to enter The Bahamas.
- Crew Members who work on the cruise ship as it comes and goes will not need Bahamian Visitor Visa, only their crewman identification card.
- Crew Members flying into The Bahamas to join their cruise ship will not need to possess a Bahamian Visitor Visa in order to join their ship in a Bahamian port, only their crewman identification card.