Muscat Airport Guide to Muscat International Airport (MCT)

Muscat Airport Terminal

The new Terminal at Muscat Airport opened in 2018 with capacity to handle 20 million passengers a year and to increment this number to the potential 48 million passengers per year which is expected to reach in the following years on its further development phases. 

It has three piers-concourses connected to the central area, lots of concessions, a huge transit hotel and a couple of car parks able to handle up to 8,000 cars. 

There are two runways of 4 km each, plus 45 boarding gates. 


The new terminal is located right straight at the north of the old terminal. 

Present & future

Flights used to operate in the old terminal, which was inaugurated 1973.

It is expected that the old terminal will host low-cost carriers services in the near future. 


Muscat Airport Terminal facilities are split into five levels.

- First level: Arrivals.

- Second level: Services and amenities. 

- Third level: Departures.

- Fourth level: Departures.

- Fifth level: Transit Hotel. 


See the Services at Muscat Airport Terminal: 

  • Restaurants and cafeterias
  • Shops and Duty free
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Car rental services
  • Transportation access
  • Parking access
  • Taxi/Shuttle access
  • ATMs
  • Banking services
  • Tourist Information desk
  • Exchange offices
  • Toilets and showers
  • Porters and trolleys 
  • Smoking area

See more Services


Primeclass Muscat Lounge

Located on the fifth floor after passport control.

Lounge offers ultimate comfort 24/7 with  the following facilities: Game Zone, Cinema, Private Suites, Spa, Smoking area, among others. Buffet service too.

Fee is OMR 20/person if not first or business class. 

For more information: +96898264399 or

Purchase your pass to Muscat Airport Lounges