The National Transport Company (Mwaslat) will launch Muscat- A’Rustaq), (Muscat-Sumail) Routes, starting on Friday February 23rd, in response to the public’s desire to operate direct and round trip routes from the Governorate of to various wilayats of the Sultanate during the official work periods.
Mwaslat will operate buses on the new routes (round trip) with two daily journeys in each direction. The first journey will depart from A’Rustaq at 5:45 am and reach Muscat at 7 am. It leaves Sumail at 6 am to reach Muscat at 7 am.
Mwaslat confirms that the timings of the new routes were taken into account the ability of employees to go to the Governorate of Muscat and return to the wilayats easily. The Muscat � A’Rustaq route will take the Muscat Highway as follows: (starting from the Al Khuwair pedestrian tunnel – the bus station in Al Athaibah – Al Sahwa Tower – Al Hazm Roundabout � A’Rustaq at Sultan Qaboos Mosque).
The Muscat-Sumail route will be as follows:
(Al Khuwair Pedestrian Tunnel – Bus Station in Al Athaibah � Al Sahwa Tower Station – Fanja at the Sultan Qaboos Mosque � Bidbid near the Oman Arab Bank branch – Sumail at the gate of Sumail). The bus will return on the same path to the starting point. All users can purchase tickets from different offices of the company or from the bus.
Mwaslat indicates that it will operate another direct “back and forth” routes from the Governorate of Muscat and a number of the Sultanate’s wilayats, as well as other new routes within the Governorate of Muscat during the coming period and upon completion of the arrival of new buses.
Source: Oman News Agency