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Accessible travel

We want everyone to be able to explore and enjoy Qatar without limits.

Qatar’s transport network was improved to recognise the unique demands of the FIFA World Cup™, which has ensured a range of services and greater connectivity for people with disabilities.

Taxi

Karwa provided a new fleet of wheelchair accessible taxis to expand the volume and availability of travel options for passengers with disabilities and/ or limited mobility.

Book on the iOS or Android app or on +974 800 8294 (toll-free). 

These taxis have a dedicated drop-off point close to stadium entrances. 

Metro

There are 37 stations on the Doha Metro, which are all fully wheelchair accessible, providing barrier-free entry to all fans.

Qatar Rail’s accessibility features include:

  • Level access boarding
  • Dedicated seating for people with limited mobility
  • Spaces for wheelchair users
  • Family areas
  • Tactile paving inside the stations for visually impaired people
  • Guide dog allowances

Check with Qatar Rail before you travel.

Public bus

Mowasalat has introduced:

  • A fleet of low-floor buses
  • Ramped access for wheelchair users
  • One wheelchair space per bus
  • Improved accessibility at bus stops has also been improved to aid the boarding process

 Check with Mowasalat before you travel. 

Other providers

Accessible Qatar details accessibility information for different types of disability, covering a wide range of locations and facilities. 

Ooredoo Qatar has partnered with Wheel the World to offer accessible tourist experiences to differently abled visitors.

For updates on getting around Qatar, follow @roadto2022go on Twitter.