The minimum age for a SIXT rental in Bahrain is 18, with a driver’s license held for at least 1 year. There is a young driver surcharge for renters under 21.
You will need a valid driver’s license that has been held for at least 1 year, plus an ID or passport. Foreign drivers will also need an international driving permit.
You will drive on the right-hand side of the road. Note that smoking, drinking or eating while driving is not allowed. There is also a zero-tolerance policy on drinking and driving. Also note that there are many speed cameras, as well as sensors on the roadways like on the white stopping lines, so be aware of your surroundings while driving to avoid getting a ticket.
Taking your rental car across borders is only available on request. Check the policy at the rental station when you pick up your car.
We accept all credit cards from internationally recognized companies (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, etc.). Debit cards, prepaid cards and cash are not accepted.
We allow one-way bookings between SIXT locations in Bahrain with prior approval. International one-way rentals are only available on request.