To make the first ever FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ in the Middle East and the Arab world an all-inclusive gala event, Qatar Airways has tied up with flydubai, Kuwait Airways, Oman Air and Saudia to connect match ticket holders to Doha via Match Day Shuttle flights for 24-hour experiences, during the tournament period.

Football fans based in Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia or UAE, will soon be able to book their Match Day Shuttle flights, designed to connect fans seamlessly to Qatar so they can attend their respective matches, capture the sights and sounds of the host country, and depart from Doha on the same day.

Match Day Shuttle Flights 2Match Day Shuttle tickets will kick-off at extremely competitive prices along with rotating frequencies from Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Muscat and Riyadh. Fans are invited to visit and partner airlines websites to learn more about the service and to book their flights. Qatar Airways will also be adding more Match Day Shuttle flights across the GCC in the future, as well as fly in football fans from around the world via its extensive global network.

Passengers who book one of the Match Day Shuttle services will benefit from a smooth journey which includes a dedicated on-ground transportation between the airport and the stadium.

Easy in, easy out travel itinerary

By choosing to book a Match Day Shuttle flight, fans will arrive in the morning and depart in the evening, with no hotel accommodation required. Additionally, a no check-in baggage policy will simplify an easy-in, easy-out travel itinerary for passengers.

According to Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, HE Akbar Al Baker, connecting fans and a shared love for football are at the heart of this partnership. He said that the landscape of the tournament gives them the opportunity to spread the business with various regional airlines.

Our combined bandwidth with flydubai, Kuwait Airways, Oman Air and Saudia will create travel flexibility that will bridge cultures and give fans the chance to explore multiple places in the Middle-East.

Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Director General Engineer Yasir Al Jamal, said that the Match Day Shuttle service will make it easier for many thousands of fans to attend the tournament.

Our sincere thanks to Qatar Airways and their partners for delivering this special project, which will help us host a memorable and outstanding edition of the FIFA World Cup.

The Match Day Shuttle service along with its many perks, will make travelling to Doha a seamless experience.

The flight frequency rotations will be as follows:

match day shuttle service

The new partnership between the GCC national carriers was sealed with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) during a press conference in Doha.

The tournament will be held across eight world-class stadiums designed to inspire the various symbols of Qatari and Arab culture. Al Bayt Stadium will host the opening game, while Lusail Stadium is set to host the final match of the tournament.

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Please note that all Match Day Shuttle flights are subject to government approvals.

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