Based on the outcomes of a comprehensive study of Bahrain’s transportation needs, the MTT launched a revamped bus service in the Kingdom in April 2015, with a full upgrade of the network to increase users and coverage.

Under the new service, 26 bus routes now serve 77% of the populated areas in Bahrain, linking the governorates together.

The new service is operated under a concession agreement the Bahrain Public Transport Company (BPTC), a joint venture between UK based National Express and Bahrain based Ahmed Mansoor Al Aali (AMA).

  • 7,965Total Aircraft Movement, January 2018
  • 735,391Total Passengers, January 2018
  • 18,671Total Cargo and Mail, January 2018
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 81,541General Cargo, Feb 2018
  • 32,658Container Throughput, Feb 2018
  • 83Total Vessels, Feb 2018
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network