Airports in Qatar

The main airports in the country included in our guide are listed below

Doha airport
CORONAVIRUS: Check the restrictions in force with your airline or by contacting the airport, taking into account its origin and destination. In the case of international flights you can see the situation of each country at International Map current country restrictions.

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Information about Qatar
Population: 885.359 inhab. (2007)
Capital: Doha 550.700 (2005)
Official Languages: arabic
The flag carrier of Qatar is Qatar Airways (QR)
Main cities: Doha, Al Wakrah, Al Jumaliyah, Al Khawr


According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Qatar in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.

In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Qatar, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Qatar - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices


Currency: Riyal (QAR)

Time Zone: (GMT+3)


Covid-19: Regulations for travel to Qatar

International travel to Qatar is not allowed. This does not apply to permanent residents of Qatar or citizens of the member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Other restrictions

Travelers must download and activate the Ehteraz app on their mobile phones upon arrival. This requires the use of Qatari SIM cards that can be purchased at the airport. You can find complete information about this requirement HERE

Vaccinations and travel rules for vaccinated people

Authorized travelers presenting a valid international certificate for full COVID-19 vaccination, using an approved vaccine, will undergo antibody testing upon arrival and will be exempt from the quarantine requirement if a positive result is confirmed from the proof. Those who receive a negative test result must undergo further PCR testing and exemptions to the 7-day hotel quarantine will be revoked. The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days prior to departure. Only vaccines recognized in Qatar will be accepted. Full details on the vaccines approved by the Qatari Ministry of Health can be found HERE

It is mandatory to submit medical certificate / proof

Proof of a negative PCR test, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be presented upon departure. The test must be administered in facilities approved by the Ministry of Public Health. More information on approved test facilities can be found at

Other medical measures

All passengers are subject to health checks on arrival, such as temperature checks and visual evaluation. More health tests may be required for those showing symptoms of COVID-19.

Additional documents required

A travel authorization is required to enter Qatar. A registration form must be completed at least 12 hours before departure. This does not apply to residents of Qatar. Full details and the online application process can be found HERE

For more details go to the site of the Ministry of Public Health of Qatar