Discover the real meaning of luxury air travel when you book flights from Alexandria to Doha with Qatar Airways. We believe in maximising passenger comfort, so we specialise in providing you with a range of award-winning services. These include not only delicious in-flight cuisine, but also ample personal seating and thousands of in-flight entertainment options that help you to relax and enjoy your flight, so that you land in Qatar’s beautiful capital feeling completely refreshed.
Doha is a city on the move, with a constantly changing skyline of glass-clad towers and stunning modern architectural creations. Money is being poured into its continuing development, so there’s no shortage of glossy shopping malls and Michelin-starred restaurants. There are also world-class museums such as the impressive Museum of Islamic Art, and the Arab Museum of Modern Art, which are always worth a visit.
Currently the region’s main air transport hub, Borg El Arab International Airport serves the Nile Delta area including the significantly important city of Alexandria. Expanded and refurbished in 2010, it now serves around 1.2 million passengers a year, connecting with major destinations around the world.
Passengers flying from Alexandria with Qatar Airways will find this small but very modern airport to be extremely efficient and well organised, with friendly staff who are keen to help your journey get off to a great start. A good selection of facilities also provide travellers with everything they will need.
Transportation and parking
Travelling to the airport is best done by licensed taxi, which your hotel should be able to arrange for you in advance. Limousine services are also available for VIP guests, as well as mini-buses taking up to 12 passengers which are ideal for larger family groups.
Parking is available for up to 350 vehicles, and spaces fill up very quickly.
Arriving in Alexandria
Passengers flying from Alexandria with Qatar Airways depart from the main passenger terminal. All departures leave from the 3rd floor, where you will also find a VIP lounge and security check areas. Check in desks are located on the 1st floor.
Facilities and amenities
The new passenger terminal building has a growing selection of facilities and amenities, including a Duty Free area for passengers who have cleared customs checks.
A franchise food court provides a good selection of on-the-go snacks and refreshments, specialising mainly in international food but with some local dishes also available. Banking facilities and ATMs are dotted throughout the airport and Wi-Fi is accessible in some public areas and lounges.
Book a flight to Doha with Qatar Airways and you’ll be flying into the home of our airline, and the home of international travel.
This remarkable city is also developing at an incredible pace, becoming one of the fastest-growing cities in the Gulf region.
Home to the Educational City, museums, cultural attractions and much more, Doha is a surprising destination that is full of interesting sights and activities.
Dominated by its crescent-shaped bay, Doha was originally a collection of fishing and pearl-diving villages. Today, its skyline rivals that of any international destination worldwide. A flight to Doha with Qatar Airways gives you a chance to discover this fascinating city for yourself.
Doha has a wonderful selection of museums, including the Msheireb Enrichment Centre. This is a barge docked at the Doha Corniche, close to one of the city's oldest landmarks, the Sheraton Hotel. It holds exhibits that chart the country’s historic background as well as its continuing plans for the future.
The Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art has recently opened and is home to a collection of modern art from across the Arab world.
The Al Koot Fort was built in 1880, and is a popular photographic stop for tourists visiting Souq Waqif – a charming traditional market and the social heart of the city. The Clock Tower is next to the Grand Mosque, and because of its hilltop position it offers panoramic views of Doha and the Corniche.
Doha Heritage Village is located along the Corniche in Al Rumeilia Park, and is based on a traditional Qatari village.
Flights to Doha with Qatar Airways land at Doha International Airport. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Doha please check the visa and passport requirements.
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