Taxis

The Land Transportation Regulation Directorate is responsible for the regulation of the taxi sector in Bahrain

The Land Transportation Regulation Directorate is responsible for the regulation of the taxi sector in Bahrain. The directorate is responsible for the issuance and renewal of all taxi and call taxi licenses. It also carries out inspections and regulates companies providing taxi services using mobiles and other innovative applications.

There are currently more than 900 taxi vehicles operated by Bahraini individuals. Whereas, there are 5 companies that provide taxi services including on-call services as listed below.

  Company Name Hotline
1 Arabian Taxi Company B.S.C. 17461746
2 Wasel W.L.L. 17255555
3 Citi Taxi Co. W.L.L. 77773737
4 Taxi Under Request W.L.L. 17682999
5 Bahrain Limo B.S.C. 17339533
  • 8,519Total Aircraft Movement, March 2017
  • 718,214Total Passengers, March 2017
  • 20,747Total Cargo and Mail, March 2017
  • 36,003Daily average ridership, December 2016
  • 18,266,871Total Passengers (Jan-Dec 2016)
  • 69,442General Cargo, March 2017
  • 34,419Container Throughput, March 2017
  • 92Total Vessels, March 2017
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network