Same-Day Round Trip Flights Will Be Offered From DWC to DOH
Exciting news for sports fans, Dubai-based carrier flydubai has announced that they will be running up to 30 daily return flights between Dubai and Doha for the upcoming FIFA World Cup tournament in Qatar.
These Match Day Shuttle flights are offered in partnership with Qatar Airways and other GCC partner carriers from 21 November to 18 December 2022.
We are pleased to partner with Qatar Airways and the other partner GCC national carriers to facilitate travel during the upcoming football tournament. By coming together, we are able to offer football fans from around the world the opportunity to experience the warm hospitality and rich culture of our region as they explore the sights and sounds of two countries. We are honoured to enter into this partnership which will enable more people to travel between Dubai and Qatar to share in their love for football as this sporting event comes to the Middle East and Arab World for the first time.”
Ghaith Al Ghaith, flydubai, Chief Executive Officer
How Much Will the Match Day Shuttle Service From flyDubai Cost?
Return Match Day Shuttle flights will be available from $258USD in Economy Class and from $998USD in Business Class.
These fares will include a hand baggage allowance, a snack on board, and complimentary ground transportation between the airport in Doha and the stadiums.
The flights will be operated by the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737 MAX.
How Far Before Your Planned Match Should You Arrive in Doha?
Passengers are advised to select a flight that arrives in Doha at least four hours before the match kick-off time.
In addition, passengers are advised to register for their Hayya card (Fan ID) in advance of their flight as this will be required for travel on all Match Day Shuttle flights and for entry to Qatar.
Where Will The Match Day Shuttle Run From?
This dedicated and convenient service from flyDubai will operate from Dubai World Central (DWC) and will exclusively be available to match ticket holders.
Match Day Shuttle flights must be booked as a separate itinerary and are not available for booking as part of a connecting itinerary.
For passengers who do not hold match day tickets, flydubai’s scheduled flights between Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Hamad International Airport (DOH) will continue to operate during this period.
We’ll have more coming on planning your World Cup trip to Qatar from Dubai soon!
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