Doha Airport Informational Guide to Hamad Airport - Doha Airport (DOH) - Non Official

Doha Airport Taxi

Taxis are without a doubt the most convenient mean of transportation to and from Doha Hamad Airport.

The trip to downtown Doha takes 20 minutes approximately.

Our recommendation is to only board authorized taxis, since they are metered. 


Taxi cabs are located at the left end of the Arrivals hall, in the Taxi Pavilion, immediately outside of the main terminal, at the designed taxi ranks.

There are sedans and vans available too, depending on your requirements, as long as special taxis for larger families.  

taxi Companies

The state-owned company, Mowasalat, is the official taxi company at Doha Airport.

To hail a taxi, please approach to the Taxi Pavilion or call: +974 445 88888.

You can alternatively call the call center to book a Karwa Taxi: +974 800 8294.

Opening hours: 24 hours.

PRM Taxi

In case of passengers with reduced mobility, you can book special taxis by calling Mowasalat on +974 445 88888 in advance. 

how much is a taxi from doha airport to city centre

All taxis have a starting fare of QAR 25.00 (USD 7.00) and are metered.

Please, note that taxis only accept cash: Qatari Riyals. There are ATMs available nearby. 

The average fare to transfer to downtown Doha is around QAR 40.00-60.00.

Note that during the day (from 05:00 am to 09:00 pm) price per kilometre is QAR 1.20, while at night (from 09:00 pm to 05:00 am) is QAR 1.80.

*fares may change. 


Limousine service is available from the airport to Doha.

The service is operated by Mowasalat company and the kiosk is located just in the Arrivals hall.

Passengers can pay with cash (Qatari Riyals) or credit card.

For more information regarding fares and availability, please contact Mowasalat.


Uber does work in Doha Airport.

For passengers that want to use that service, it is needed to download the application first. 


If you wish to transfer to and from Doha Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!