Bus Services

It is the aim of the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications to provide an effective and efficient public transport in Bahrain that is attractive to all sections of the society, with high quality operating standards and customer service.

The Ministry has developed a strategic plan that aims to provide the best public transport services which include increasing the coverage of the bus. The Ministry has been developing the bus services for over three years by upgrading the bus fleet and by hiring a new bus operator  Bahrain Public Transport Company) which  is a joint venture between National Express and Ahmed Mansoor Al A'ali (AMA) in order provide a higher level public transport services with a higher coverage. The Ministry in cooperation with the operator is also working on marketing campaigns to enhance the public to use the public buses. The coverage of the bus network is about 70% of the inhabited areas where the monthly number of passengers is about one million.In cooperation with the Bahrain Public Transport Company, the Ministry conducts a comprehensive periodic study on the public transport routes where the service is evaluated, in addition to the study of the inclusion of all requests by the users of the services or through requests from the municipal councils.Please visit the below  link for the latest bus route  updates: https://bahrainbus.bh/en/route-map/all-routes

  • 8,087Total Aircraft Movement, Jun 2019
  • 811,884Total Passengers, Jun 2019
  • 22,465Total Cargo and Mail, Jun 2019
  • 921,704Monthly ridership, Feb 2020
  • 54,217,604Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Feb 2020)
  • 108,237General Cargo, Jun 2020
  • 46,308Container Throughput, Jun 2020
  • 62Total Vessels, Jun 2020
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network



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