Land Transport Affairs
The Land Transport Affairs is responsible for enhancing and regulating all aspects of land transportation.
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The Land Transportation Regulation Directorate is responsible for the regulation of the taxi sector in Bahrain
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In the News
13 October 2021
Bahrain Metro Project To Enter Phase One
The Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications has announced that the Government of Bahrain has approved the start of Phase One Bahrain Metro Project.
1 December 2019
• YOYO to launch car sharing services in Kingdom in partnership with Zain and EK Kanoo
As part of its strategy to stimulate investment in smart services across its business, the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MTT) has announced that it has awarded a smart leasing license.
13 November 2019
Ministry of Transport and Communications announces Issued a license to Hair Taxi.
Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MTT) issued a license to "Here Taxi" company as the first company to carry out the activity of "taxi or limousine on call".
2 November 2019
LAUNCH OF SIX NEW BUS ROUTES TO FURTHER ENHANCE THE PUBLIC TRANSPORT NETWORK
As part of the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications’ commitment to enhancing the public transport services to residents and citizens, the Ministry announces that six new routes are now being operated by Bahrain Public Transport Company.
1 November 2018
Transporting Goods using Trucks Registered with Orange License Plates to and from Bahrain International Airport
The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has observed that unlicensed trucks are transporting goods from and to Bahrain International Airport.
1 November 2018
Transporting Goods using Trucks Registered with Orange License Plates to KBSP
The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has observed that unlicensed trucks are transporting goods from and to Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP). These trucks belong to companies, establishments, and individuals that do not have the appropriate license to conduct the “Internal Transport of Goods" activity and their trucks are registered with orange license plate numbers.
30 July 2018
August 1st 2018 Deadline: Crossing of Trucks Registered with Orange License Plates
The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has observed that unlicensed trucks are transporting goods across the King Fahd Causeway.
20 December 2016
IDOM Consulting Engineering Architecture Appointed as Consultant for the Light Rail Network Project
His Excellency the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications Engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed met with IDOM Consulting Engineering Architecture
28 June 2015
Sixty renovated shelters will be in place by August
Reconstruction of Bus Shelters underway
- 41,035Total Aircraft Movement in FIR , Jul 2022
- 681,599Total Passengers, Jul 2022
- 16,721Total Cargo and Mail, Jul 2022
- 28,866Monthly Ridership, Aug 2022
- 73,598,769Total Passengers (Feb 2015 – Aug 2022)
- 77,028General Cargo, Aug 2022
- 32,398Container Throughput, Aug 2022
- 52Total Vessels, Aug 2022
- 100Percentage of Population covered by 5G Network (2022)
- 83Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network (2022)
- 100Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network (2022)