King Fahd Causeway Jisr Al-Malik Fahd serves as border crossing between Saudi Arabia and Bahrain and is a favorite family picnic place & tourist attraction. King Fahd Causeway facts: The four-lane road is about 25 Km long & 23 meter wide. King Fahad causeway opened in 1986 to improve the links & bonds between Saudi and Bahrain and serves thousands of vehicles back and forth between the two countries. For King Fahd Bahrain Causeway traffic status call the listed numbers.