Bus Shelters

The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications’ focus on upgrading and modernizing the Kingdom’s public transport system and enhancing its service facilities

As part of the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications’ (MTT) goals on upgrading and modernizing the Kingdom’s public transport system and enhancing its service facilities and supporting infrastructure across this sector, a major re-construction project is underway for all bus shelters and bus stops across the Kingdom. Trueform, a leading UK-based engineering company, has been contracted by the MTT to demolish and rebuild new bus shelters in Bahrain from 2015, 296 locations have been done to date.
The Ministry is continuing in constructing new laybys to serve all Bahrain bus network .

Following the successful installation of over two hundred bus shelters throughout the Kingdom, the Ministry is now in the process of fitting solar panels to the shelters. These panels will provide a source of clean energy for each shelter to power the lighting, advertising panels plus future real time passenger information units.

  • 7,875Total Aircraft Movement, September 2017
  • 718,191Total Passengers, September 2017
  • 17,329Total Cargo and Mail, September 2017
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 35,838General Cargo, May2017
  • 37,520Container Throughput, May 2017
  • 83Total Vessels, May 2017
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network