(IN SHORT) Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Qatar is fully prepared to host visitors from around the world during the 18th edition of AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023TM, scheduled from January 12 to February 10, 2024. Building on the experience gained from hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM, the airport has meticulously planned its operations to ensure a smooth arrival experience for tournament attendees. This includes enhanced coordination, efficient connectivity, and a range of amenities conveniently located at the arrival hall. Qatar Airways, in partnership with the Asian Football Confederation, will enhance the fan experience with dedicated fan zones and immersive activations within the terminal. Departing passengers can enjoy distinctive offerings at the airport, including an indoor tropical garden and a traditional Qatari market, Souq Al Matar, providing a glimpse of Doha’s rich culture and hospitality. Hamad International Airport is a candidate for the World’s Best Airport at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2024.
(PRESS RELEASE) Doha, Qatar, 2023-Dec-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hamad International Airport (DOH), Qatar’s renowned aviation hub, stands poised to welcome visitors from around the globe, as Qatar hosts the prestigious 18th edition of AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023TM. Set to take place from January 12 to February 10, 2024, the tournament will see twenty-four of the continent’s top teams competing in 51 matches across Qatar’s state-of-the-art stadiums.
Drawing from the lessons and expertise gained during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 TM, the airport has meticulously planned its operations to ensure a seamless arrival experience for visitors entering the vibrant city of Doha.
The comprehensive preparation includes seamless coordination and communication among all stakeholders ensuring optimal service delivery. Extensive collaboration with transport providers guarantees efficient connectivity to and from the airport, the city, and the stadiums, with multiple public transport options, including taxis, bus services, and the metro, available for visitors.
Arriving passengers can access necessary amenities like foreign exchange services, food and beverage options, convenient stores, ATMs and purchase local sim cards, which are all conveniently located at the arrival hall.
Passengers who have a transit time of more than 8 hours have the option of booking a Doha city tour through Discover Qatar, the destination management company of Qatar Airways, to experience the city during the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023 TM.
Qatar Airways, the country’s national carrier, has partnered with the Asian Football Confederation to transform the fan experience at Asian football competitions in the coming years, including the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023TM. The home and hub of Qatar Airways, Hamad International Airport is set to bring the tournament experience to the terminal with a dedicated fan zone and exciting activations that will provide an immersive experience to passengers.
Upon departure, visitors can indulge in the distinctive offerings at Hamad International Airport, such as the iconic indoor tropical garden, ORCHARD, or explore Souq Al Matar, a lively traditional Qatari market within the airport premises, providing a glimpse into the rich local culture and warm hospitality of Doha.
Hamad International Airport is a candidate for World’s Best Airport at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2024. Passengers who have experienced HIA’s award-winning services and facilities can visit Skytrax’s World Airport Survey website and vote for the airport. WORLD’S BEST AIRPORT: https://www.worldairportsurvey.com/Surveys/Airport/best_airport.html
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Source: Hamad International Airport