Muscat airport (MCT)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Muscat airport (MCT)

Muscat International Airport, also known as Seeb International Airport and opened on December 23, 1973, is the busiest in Oman. It operates with international flights in the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Africa's Arab countries.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 15.4 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +968 2435 1234. Flight information: Tel +968 2336 7461 / 2451 8072. E-mail: [email protected] A tourist information desk is available in the baggage reclaim area of the Arrivals Hall, open around the clock.


The airport is located 32 km (20 miles) west from Muscat urban area.

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Public and private transportation

Bus - There are services from Mwasalat (Tel +968 2412 1555) to Ruwi Station (35 minutes), stopping at Al Azaiba, Al Ghubra, Al Khuwair, Al Sarooj and Al Wataiyah, from 3:30 am to 5:00 pm, and to Al Mabelah, with stops at Burj Sahwa, Al Mawalih and Al Hail, from 4:00 am to 4:15 pm.

Taxi - Vehicles available to all destinations in Muscat and outside the city, including Barka, Al Musana, Nakhal, Sohar, Samail and Izki. Cabs can be booked and pre-paid at the counter located outside the Arrivals area (Tel +968 2412 1555). Travel time to downtown Muscat is approximately 25 minutes. It is advised to agree on a fare with the driver before departing.

Further information


Car rental agencies

Offices in the Arrivals Hall, open 24 hours a day.

Avis (Tel +968 2435 6239)
Budget (Tel +968 2451 0816/17)
Dollar (Tel +968 2435 6278)
Europcar (Tel +968 2454 2136)
Hertz (Tel +968 2462 5219)
National/Enterprise (Tel +968 2435 6279)
Sixt (Tel +968 2435 6287)
Thrifty (Tel +968 2452 1189)


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Parking services at Muscat airport (MCT)

Car parks (P1, P2, P3) are found a short walk away from the terminal building. Payment can be made at automated machines situated at the exit from each lot and attendants are available 24 hours a day to offer assistance. Passenger pick-up and drop-off zones at the curbside of the Departures and Arrivals Halls. Rates


Facilities for passengers with special needs

There are lifts and escalators connecting the three levels of the terminal. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should contact their airline before travelling.

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Latest updates: June 28, 2019