Muscat to Islamabad Flights
Flying out of Muscat
Muscat International Airport is located in Seeb, approximately sixteen miles from Muscat, the capital of the Sultanate of Oman. The airport has one terminal building, and it serves over five million passengers each year. Several airlines provide service to and from the airport, including Kuwait Airways, SriLankan Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, Air India, and Gulf Air. In addition, the airport serves as the main hub for Oman Air.
The airport has numerous long-term parking options available for passengers who need to leave their vehicles at the airport while they travel. You can park in the premium shaded parking area for R.O. 10 or either the No. 3 or No. 1 parking area for R.O. 2.
Transportation to the Airport
Public transportation isn't available at Muscat International Airport. However, you can take a taxicab. Depending on the length of your trip, cab fare from Muscat to the airport costs between R.O. 6 and R.O. 20.
Dining at the Airport
You'll find a variety of food to eat at Muscat International Airport. You can enjoy a relaxing cup of coffee and a muffin at Coffee & More, fresh-made subs at Subway, burgers, fries, and ice cream at DQ Grill & Chill, and traditional and modern Lebanese cuisine at Automatic. If you're looking for your favourite curry dish, visit the Curry Kitchen or Idli.com. The Irish House is a great place to relax and enjoy a meal. The full-service restaurant serves a selection of continental food and alcoholic beverages. If you're in a hurry but still want to grab a cup of coffee or a quick snack before your flight leaves Muscat, stop by Costa Coffee.
Airport in Islamabad
Planning a trip to Islamabad is a lot easier when you use a reservation service like ebookers to discover the different flights, hotel deals, and car hire services currently available. Islamabad is served by Benazir Bhutto International Airport, which is located in Rawalpindi, six miles south-east of the city. The airport handles an average of three million passengers each year and serves as the primary hub for Pakistan International Airlines and Shaheen Air International. A new international airport is currently being constructed much closer to the city, with an estimated completion date of late 2013.
Transportation from Benazir Bhutto International Islamabad Airport
The city does not have an organized public transportation system that links to the airport, so most travellers prefer the convenience of taking a taxi to their destination. You will find the desks of several taxi firms, such as Yellow Cab and Metro Radio Cab, within the airport's main concourse. You can, however, make prior arrangements with an online booking service like ebookers. This way, you can breeze through straight from the airport to your destination minutes after your flight lands. The fare from the airport to the city ranges from 400 to 600 Rs, depending on your destination. You can also hire a cab for seven hours at a cost of 2000 Rs
Weather in Islamabad
Islamabad experiences a humid sub-tropical climate made up of fairly cold winters—November to March—and hot summers. During the summer, from June to September, the city experiences its monsoon season, characterized by thunderstorms and heavy rainfall. Temperatures within the city reach their warmest in the month of June, with an average high of 46°C, and drop to their coolest in January, with an average low of 2°C.
Islamabad's Major Attractions
Islamabad is home to several landmarks and attractions. Some of these include the Faisal Majid, the world's fourth-largest mosque, the Pakistan Monument Museum, and Rawal Lake.
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Muscat and Islamabad airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from Muscat to Islamabad on Wed, Apr 22, 2015
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Oman Air/Emirates||WY613/EK614||MCT||17:00||ISB||01:25||E75/77W||7hr 25min|
|Oman Air/Emirates||WY623/EK614||MCT||18:20||ISB||01:25||738/77W||6hr 5min|
|Oman Air||WY347||MCT||09:20||ISB||13:15||73G||2hr 55min|
|Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways||EY383/EY233||MCT||11:10||ISB||19:35||320/320||7hr 25min|
|Korean Air/Etihad Airways||KE7973/EY233||MCT||11:10||ISB||19:35||320/320||7hr 25min|
|Virgin Australia/Virgin Australia||VA7080/VA7232||MCT||11:10||ISB||19:35||320/320||7hr 25min|
|Oman Air/Etihad Airways||WY631/EY233||MCT||12:20||ISB||19:35||E75/320||6hr 15min|
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Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.