Navigating your way to a connecting flight at Hamad International Airport in Doha is a straightforward process.
After exiting your aircraft, follow the transfer signs to the security check. Head to the Transfer halls situated at concourse A, B, C, or D, to collect your boarding pass if you have not done so earlier.
Follow the transfer sign after exiting your aircraft
Watch this video for a complete guide on how to transfer at Doha Hamad International Airport
Hamad International Airport operates as an integrated facility, allowing passengers to Arrive, Transfer, and Depart within the same terminal building.
Follow the signage, inquire at information desks, or utilize the airport map to easily find your way around.
The Main Hall (with a big yellow teddy bear)
Time Estimation and Walking Distance
The airport is a single terminal structure, comprising a central hall, and is connected to five concourses: A, B, C, D, and E. Walking from one end at concourse A to the opposite end of concourse E typically takes around 15 minutes.
Concourse C is the longest and biggest concourse. Go through Concourse C to reach Concourse D and E
At concourse C, there is an internal passenger train that operates within the terminal. You can walk or take the internal passenger train which is very modern and comfortable.
You can either walk or take the internal train
End of Concourse C, where the train stops
SINGLE PNR BOOKING
Your baggage will be checked-through. Usually all boarding passes will be issued.
After arrival, go straight to security check and you will then arrive at the Main (Central) Hall. Proceed to your Boarding Gate.
DIFFERENT PNR BOOKINGS
Your baggage will not be checked-through.
After arrival, instead of “Transfers”, head to “Baggage Claim”.
*If you are unsure, get assistance from the Transfer Desk.
- Go through the Immigration (4-finger, thumb, 3x facial biometric recognition scan)
- Collect you baggage
- Head back to “Departures” and check in your baggage to the onward flight
- Go through Security check and Immigration again
- You will then arrive at the Main (Central) Hall
- Proceed to your Boarding Gate