Schedules

Big Bus Tours Muscat operates two different schedules. On days when cruise ships are in port, we operate hop-on, hop-off bus tours every 30 minutes between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm. On non-cruise-ship days, we operate two panoramic tours each day, at 10:00am and 2:00pm. These panoramic tours are not hop-on, hop-off tours. For more information about cruise ship days, please see the schedule below.

Red Loop (Panoramic Tour - non-cruise-ship days):
First Tour: 10:00am from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Last Tour: 2:00pm from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 4 hours.

Red Loop (Hop-on, Hop-off Tour - cruise-ship days):
First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 5:00pm from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Last Bus: 6:45pm at Stop #1: Mutrah Suq (drop-off only)
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Cruise Ship Days

July 2018 August 2018 September 2018 October 2018 November 2018 December 2018 January 2019 February 2019 March 2019 April 2019
Tuesday, September 4 Tuesday, October 23 Friday, November 2 Sunday, December 2 Tuesday, January 1 Saturday, February 2 Saturday, March 2 Wednesday, April 3
Saturday, September 29 Sunday, October 28, 2018 Sunday, November 4 Tuesday, December 4 Saturday, January 5 Sunday, February 3 Sunday, March 3 Thursday, April 4
Sunday, September 30 Monday, October 29, 2018 Sunday, November 11 Wednesday, December 5 Sunday, January 6 Monday, February 4 Monday, March 4 Sunday, April 7
Monday, November 12 Thursday, December 6 Monday, January 7 Tuesday, February 5 Tuesday, March 5 Monday, April 8
Thursday, November 15 Friday, December 7 Wednesday, January 9 Wednesday, February 6 Thursday, March 7 Thursday, April 11
Friday, November 16 Sunday, December 9 Thursday, January 10 Thursday, February 7 Sunday, March 10 Saturday, April 13
Sunday, November 18 Tuesday, December 11 Friday, January 11 Sunday, February 10 Monday, March 11 Sunday, April 14
Tuesday, November 20 Thursday, December 13 Saturday, January 12 Monday, February 11 Tuesday, March 12 Sunday, April 14
Friday, November 23 Sunday, December 16 Sunday, January 13 Tuesday, February 12 Wednesday, March 13 Monday, April 15
Saturday, November 24 Monday, December 17 Monday, January 14 Wednesday, February 13 Sunday, March 17 Thursday, April 18
Sunday, November 25 Tuesday, December 18 Tuesday, January 15 Sunday, February 17 Tuesday, March 19 Friday, April 19
Monday, November 26 Wednesday, December 19 Wednesday, January 16 Monday, February 18 Wednesday, March 20 Tuesday, April 30
Wednesday, November 28 Thursday, December 20 Sunday, January 20 Tuesday, February 19 Thursday, March 21
Thursday, November 29 Sunday, December 23 Monday, January 21 Wednesday, February 20 Sunday, March 24
Friday, November 30 Monday, December 24 Tuesday, January 22 Saturday, February 23 Wednesday, March 27
Tuesday, December 25 Thursday, January 24 Sunday, February 24 Sunday, March 31
Wednesday, December 26 Sunday, January 27 Monday, February 25
Saturday, December 29 Monday, January 28 Tuesday, February 26
Sunday, December 30 Tuesday, January 29 Wednesday, February 27
Sunday, December 31 Wednesday, January 30