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Airports in The Bahamas

  Recommendations for travelers to The Bahamas

Information about The Bahamas
Population: 313.312 (2011 est.)
Capital: Nassau 248,948 hab. (est 2010)
Official Languages: english
The flag carrier of The Bahamas is Bahamasair (UP)
Main cities: Nassau, Freeport


According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of The Bahamas in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.

In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to The Bahamas, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in The Bahamas - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices


Currency: Bahamian dollar (BSD)

Time Zone: (GMT-5) Summer Time (GMT-4)


Vaccination needed for traveling to The Bahamas

Vaccination data up to july 2012:


- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine, Hepatitis A