Muscat, With a growth rate of 15 %, the Omani

National Transport Company “Mwasalat” Transported more than 2.5

million passengers during the period of 1st January to 30th June 2018

on all its internal routes in Muscat and external routes to various

governorates of the Sultanate.

The rate is more than 14 thousand passengers per day, compared to

the same period last year. In 2017 “Mwasalat” transferred more than

2.2 million on all its routes with approximately 12 thousand per day

including internal and external routes.

The total number of passengers of the internal route in Muscat

Governorate during the last 6 months of 2018 are as following: the

route of (Ruwi – Al-Mabelah) has Raised by more than 800 thousand

passengers, followed by the route (Ruwi -Al Amerat) by more than 400

thousand passengers, then (Ruwi � Al Wadi Al Kabir) by more than

300 thousand passengers, followed by route (Al-Khoud – SQU � Burj Al

Sahwa) more than 245 thousand passengers, and then the route (Ruwi

– Mutrah � Muscat) transported more than 200 thousand passengers,

and then the route (Ruwi – Wadi adai) which transported more than 95

thousand passengers, followed by route (Muscat International Airport �

Ruwi Bus Station ) more than 82 thousand passengers, then the Route

(Al Mabelah station-Al Mabelah South) transferred more than 74

thousand passengers, and then the route (Muscat International Airport

� Al Mabelah Bus Station ) which transported more than 48 thousand

passengers, followed by the Route ( Al Mawalih North- Al Khuwair )

transported more than 10 thousand passengers, then the Route (Ruwi

-Khoula Hospital- Mina Al Fahl) with more than 4 thousand

passengers, while the route ( Al Athaiba – Boushar ) transferred more

than 1 thousand passengers, bringing total number of passengers

through internal routes in Muscat to 2,367,917 passengers.

For the external routes to the different governorates of the Sultanate

and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, the company transported

146,955 thousand passengers.

Transporting more than 25 thousand passengers was the highest

number of passengers in the history of the company by “one day”.

On the other hand, in one day the company transferred more than

25 thousand being the highest number of passengers in 2018 on the

first day of Eid Al Fitr in the internal routes in Muscat Governorate from

13 to 18 June 2018.

Source: Oman News Agency