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How To Get From Doha Airport To City Center – All Possible Ways

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We will write how to get from Doha airport to city center. The distance from Doha Airport to downtown is 14 kilometers. Click here to book online Doha activities and Doha Safari Experience

The travel time by taxi from Doha airport to Doha city center is around 20 minutes and the taxi fare from Doha airport to city center is 50 QAR which is around $15 USD.

The cheapest way from Doha airport to city is by bus for 3 QAR which $1 USD and around 30 minutes travel time. By metro the travel time from Doha airport to Doha city center is around 15 minutes for 3 QAR which is $1 USD. Read here Qatar sim card for tourist and best Qatar eSim

You can also rent a car in Doha airport or get a private transfer that can be cheaper than a taxi.

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WHERE TO STAY IN DOHA

A lot of budget option is available for accommodation in Doha. Where you can sleep in a dorm room starting from $20-30 USD while you can stay in a budget hotel for as low as $60-90 USD. There are so many to choose from depending on what type and how luxurious you want your stay to be starting from $200 USD.

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DOHA AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN

AIRPORT BUS DOHA AIRPORT TO CITY CENTER (CHEAPEST WAY)

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The cheapest way from Doha airport to city center is by bus. The Airport Bus Number 747 Doha airport to the city center is the most popular running every 20 minutes starting from 4 50 am until 11 pm. Check here Bus Number 747 schedule and route!

The bus fare from Doha airport to Doha city center is 3 QAR which $1 USD one-way ticket. The travel time from Doha airport to Doha city center is around 20-25 minutes.

You will find easy the bus from Doha airport to city in the Arrivals. You need to get Karwa smart card from the driver for 10 QAR the limited smart card (allows you 2 trips) and 20 QAR for the unlimited smart card (unlimited trips for 24 hours).

Bus Number 777

Bus Number 777 is running from 5 am to 11 pm from Doha airport to downtown starting from 5 am to 11 pm. The bus fare is 5 QAR and it’s going to Katara Cultural Village and The Pearl Qatar. Check here Bus Number 777 schedule and route!

Bus Number 109

Bus Number 109 is going from Doha airport to Al Ghanim Bus station, Barwa Village, Al Wakra and Mesaieed. The buses are running every 30 minutes from 4 40 am until 11 45 pm.

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Metro From Doha Airport To Doha City Center (Best Way)

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The best way from Doha airport to city center is by metro. The travel time by metro Doha airport to city is around 15 minutes. You can get the metro in the Airport Terminal just 5 minutes walking following the signs.

There are 3 Metro Lines: Red Line, Gold Line and Green Line. You will use the Red Metro Line from Doha airport where you will find the most popular places: West Bay, DECC, Katara and The Pearl-Qatar.

The metro fare from Doha airport to Doha city center is 3 QAR if you get one use Travel Metro Card. It will be 2 QAR if you buy a Standard Card for 10 QAR (more about this below).

You can buy the Travel Metro Card in the Metro Station and Shopping Malls. The metro schedule opening hours: Saturday to Wednesday 6 am to 11 pm, Thursday 6 am to midnight and Friday 2 pm to midnight.

DOHA METRO MAP

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There are 3 Metro Lines: Red Line, Gold Line and Green Line. You will use the Red Metro Line from Doha airport where you will find the most popular places: West Bay, DECC, Katara and The Pearl-Qatar.

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Metro Card Doha

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You have to buy a Metro Travel Card a Limited Use (it’s free, one-time use) the cost of a single journey is 3 QAR which is $1 USD and 9 QAR for 24 hours unlimited.

Standard (10 QAR and rechargeable) the cost of a journey is 2 QAR and 6 QAR unlimited 24 hours. And Gold (100 QAR and rechargeable) for people who stay long time in Doha.

Karwa Smartcard

Karwa smartcard costs 10 QAR the limited smart card (allows you 2 trips) and 20 QAR for the unlimited smart card (unlimited trips for 24 hours).

The Classic Card for 30 QAR and it can be rechargeable for long term. You can buy the Karwa smartcard in the vending machines at Hamad International Airport, Doha Bus Station, The Pearl Qatar and Qatar Mall.

BY TAXI FROM DOHA AIRPORT TO CITY CENTER

If you go from Doha airport to city center by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi from Doha airport to Doha city center is around 20 minutes.

The taxi fare from Doha airport to downtown is 50 QAR which is $15 USD and you can get a private transfer at Doha airport if you are traveling in a group or bringing so much luggage.

CAR RENTAL AT DOHA AIRPORT

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There are many options for renting a car in Doha’s airport. It’s the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in Doha and planning to move around Doha. It will take you 20 minutes to get to Doha from the airport in a private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Centauro available in the airport for €30-40 per day.

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PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM DOHA AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN

Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Doha. Prices are around €40 and you can fit up to 4 people. It could be €10 per person.

BEST WAY FROM DOHA AIRPORT TO DOHA CITY CENTER

The best way from Doha airport to city center is by metro for 3 QAR and 15 minutes travel time same price as the bus but shorter time to reach Doha city center.

The travel time by taxi from Doha airport to Doha city center is around 20 minutes and the taxi fare from Doha airport to city center is 50 QAR which is around $15 USD.

WHERE TO STAY IN DOHA

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A lot of budget option is available for accommodation in Doha. Where you can sleep in a dorm room starting from $20-30 USD while you can stay in a budget hotel for as low as $60-90 USD. There are so many to choose from depending on what type and how luxurious you want your stay to be starting from $200 USD.

Book your accommodations in Qatar through Agoda or Booking.

FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL QATAR

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For food budget travel in Qatar we have to say that’s affordable. You can get snack meals in local places for $5-7 USD per person trying different choices. For decent meals expect to pay $15 USD per person in a restaurant.

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BEST TIME TO QATAR

Qatar has a really hot desert climate. Summer (late May to September) is hot that it’s uncomfortable for people who are not used to this weather. We suggest that you visit during winter (November to March) when the weather is good for outdoor activities.

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CURRENCY AND EXCHANGE RATE IN QATAR AND ATMS

The currency of Qatar is called Qatari Riyal and this is the money you will use while you travel around the country. And the exchange rate is $1 USD= 3.64 QAR. Also if you are bringing debit cards you will find many ATMs all over Qatar. You can pay in most of the places with the card.

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Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is a Spanish traveler who has traveled more than 70+ countries around the world. Now based in the Philippines!