HIA is a young and sophisticated airport built to be the world’s preferred transfer hub. The airport’s goal is to be one of the most operationally efficient airports in the world by putting the passenger at the heart of its strategy.
HIA is strategically located at the crossroads of the East and West with around 80% of the world’s population within a 6-hour flight from HIA, positioning the airport as the gateway to Qatar, the Gulf and to the world.
The state-of-the-art airport is designed as a destination on its own to provide the ultimate passenger experience for modern travellers. HIA has implemented cutting-edge technologies to secure a highly personalised, connected and hassle-free passenger experience from arrival and transfers, to boarding, achieving minimal and seamless connection time.
The airport has one of the best hospitality offerings in the world with award-winning lounges, retail and food and beverage options. The airport has a permanent collection of one-of-a-kind art installations by international and Qatari artists, curated in collaboration with Qatar Museums Authority. It also features the Oryx Airport Hotel, which is airside, and the Vitality Wellbeing and Fitness Centre with an airside squash court, a gym, a swimming pool, and spa, all within moments of the departure gates.
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, HIA has worked hard to ensure that passengers can continue to travel in a safe airport environment. The airport has introduced new health and safety processes to align with WHO guidelines, has implemented innovative technologies, increased sanitising efforts and is constantly adapting to the new normal of air travel.
HIA is undergoing a highly passenger-centric expansion project which will enhance its passenger capacity and multi-dimensional offerings, all under one expansive terminal.
As the Official Airport Partner for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, HIA is ready to create memorable experiences for football fans across the globe by ensuring seamless connectivity through the airport