When you travel with Qatar Airways you can expect nothing less than a luxury travel experience, beginning from the moment you check in. We don’t just want you to arrive at your destination; we want you to get there in style – enjoying your own personal entertainment system, delicious cuisine prepared by our award-winning chefs and an atmosphere of supreme relaxation. Expect a 5-star standard when you book flights from Doha to Halifax with Qatar Airways.
Halifax is the capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, a destination of key economic importance that benefits from a fascinating maritime history. As Halifax is home to a bustling Atlantic seaport, it is of strategic commercial value and many of its visitors are business travellers. However, tourists will also find a lot to hold their interest, from the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic to the historic waterfront.
From the luxury departure lounge to the oasis-styled exterior complete with gently swaying palm trees, Doha’s brand new Hamad International Airport is the very epitome of modern elegance.
Hamad International Airport one of the few Middle Eastern hubs to connect with all six continents, putting it at the very heart of the international transport system.
Transportation and Parking
Short-term parking is available at two sides on either side of the terminal, with the Eastern car park more convenient for Qatar Airways passengers.
The bus pavilion is located to the right just outside the entrance to the passenger terminal, and provides regular services into the business and residential centres of Doha.
Chauffeur- driven limousines are available on request, and car rental facilities are also on offer.
Arriving at Hamad International Airport
If you are flying from Doha in First or Business Class with Qatar Airways, the most convenient access to the airport is through Entry Gate 1. Economy class passengers will find it easiest to enter the departure hall through Entry Gates 2 and 3.
Travel from Doha with Qatar Airways and enjoy our dedicated lounges, such as our Oryx Lounge, or Gold or Silver Lounges for frequent travelers. Our premium travelers lounge, Al Mourjan, includes its own duty-free shops, private rest areas and showers.
Facilities and amenities
Free Wireless internet access is freely available too throughout the passenger terminal, along many other facilities, such as prayer rooms, children’s play areas, and hotel desks.
The airport offers a wide selection of facilities, including exclusive retail outlets and an international menu of cuisine from Asian and Arabic through to Italian and American.
The capital of Nova Scotia and still just as important as a port as it was in the 19th and 20th centuries, Halifax is one of Canada’s busiest cities and a popular tourist destination for more adventurous travellers.
It may be smaller than many north American cities, but it celebrates this fact by revelling in a laid-back, relaxed pace of life that has made it a very desirable place to live.
Book a flight to Halifax, Nova Scotia with Qatar Airways and surprise yourself at just how easy going and friendly city life can be, while business travellers will find that behind the relaxed façade is a thriving city built on innovation.
Dominating the city is The Halifax Citadel (Fort George) – a classic fort situated on top of Citadel Hill and giving visitors a breathtaking view of the harbour below.
Strategically important and now one of Canada’s most visited Heritage sites, the Citadel hosts re-enactments for visitors to get an authentic taste of early Canadian life.
Canada's equivalent of New York's Ellis Island, Pier 21 has now been turned into the National Immigration Museum, charting the lives and history of immigrants to this tough and rugged part of the country.
The historic waterfront building processed over a million immigrants, and has now been converted to house a collection of artefacts and exhibitions.
One of the best ways to find out about a culture is to study its art, and the diminutive but beautifully laid-out Art Gallery of Nova Scotia highlights the works of local artists such as folk artist Maud Lewis and Alex Colville, an exponent of the hyperrealist movement.
It also houses an excellent collection of traditional Mik'maq aboriginal art, as well as one-off exhibitions.
Flights to Halifax, Nova Scotia with Qatar Airways land at Halifax Robert L. Stanfield 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 Halifax, Nova Scotia please check the visa and passport requirements.
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