Transit accommodation

In certain cases, as a special service Qatar Airways will arrange accommodation, entry visas, airport transfers, and meals to passengers facing extended transit times in Doha.
This service may be available if the following criteria is collectively met:

  • There is no connection of less than 8 hours available;
  • The transit time in Doha is between 8 and 24 hours;
  • The booking does not include flights to or from Kuwait (KWI) and Muscat (MCT).

For bookings made within 72 hours of departure, transit hotel accommodation cannot be prebooked. In cases where your ticket is booked within 72 hours from your arrival in Doha, please proceed to the transfer desk when you arrive at Hamad International Airport to arrange your transit accommodation.

Transit accommodation is up to the discretion of Qatar Airways. Not all fares are eligible for this stopover service, please contact your local Qatar Airways office to confirm whether this service is available for your journey, charges may apply.

*Confirmation of your hotel at Doha does not guarantee entry into the State of Qatar. This is entirely at the discretion of the Qatar Immigration Authority. Qatar Airways is not liable in the event entry is not permitted, in spite of a hotel booking.


The Airport Hotel

If you are not eligible for complimentary transit accommodation you can still book a room at The Airport Hotel. Welcoming and convenient, The Airport Hotel at HIA provides you with exceptional facilities and services to relax, rejuvenate and recharge between flights in Qatar.

Whether traveling on business or leisure, with family or without, The Airport Hotel has been designed to meet all your needs. At The Airport Hotel, your convenience takes centre stage. When transferring or departing you can check in and out at your convenience, regardless of your flight schedule. Rooms can be booked for a minimum of five hours.