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Muscat International Airport

Muscat International Airport (MCT)


The airport is located 20 miles (32km) west of Muscat city centre.

Getting to the city

Public buses run by the Oman National Transport Company stop on Sultan Qaboos Highway outside of the airport complex.


GMT +4.


Tel: +968 2451 9223, +968 2451 8030.

Car rental

Car rental facilities are available in the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis from Muscat International Airport can be found outside the arrivals hall. They have a convenient fare chart for major hotels. Taxis are also available for transport to other cities inside Oman.


The airport is currently being enlarged. There is a currency exchange bureau, food courts in the arrivals and departures sections, a large, well-stocked duty-free shop in both arrivals and departures, and a book shop. There are public telephones, a prayer room and left luggage facilities.


Short and long-term parking facilities are available in front of the terminal building for a fee.



Free wifi is provided throughout the airport, but a mobile phone is required for registration.

Muscat International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.