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Whether you’re a fan, visiting, or you live and work in Qatar, let's kick off your travel experience right here

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  • The metro system has three lines (Gold, Green and Red) covering 37 stations 
  • Trains run every 3 minutes and staff are available at every station to assist you during your journey 
  • Before 10 November 2022, buy your travel card at stations and some supermarkets – and then save time by topping up online or on the Qatar Rail app (iOS and Android
  • Change lines at Msheireb (Red, Green and Gold) and Al Bidda (Red and Green) stations 
  • All stations have elevators and all train carriages provide space for wheelchair users and pushchairs, as well as guide dog allowances. Check the Qatar Rail website before you travel 
  • Free metrolink buses run useful routes within 2 - 5km of stations 
  • Free metroexpress minibuses shuttle passengers between stations and nearby locations and can be booked via the Karwa Taxi app (iOS and Android
  • Some stations will have dedicated car parks to reduce traffic during tournament time 
Operating hours
  • Saturday to Wednesday: 6 AM - 11 PM 
  • Thursday: 6 AM - 11:59 PM 
  • Friday: 2 PM-11:59 PM 

Fans can enjoy longer running services during the tournament from 17 November to 20 December 2022.  

Tournament-time operating hours 
  • Saturday to Thursday: 6 AM - 3 AM 
  • Friday: 9 AM - 3 AM 

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Metro Services

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metrolink

Free metrolink buses serve fixed routes within 2 - 5km of metro stations and useful locations. Find out more about the metrolink routes and bus frequency on the Qatar Rail website.

 

Operating hours:

 

Saturday to Wednesday: 6 AM - 11 PM
Thursday: 6 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday: 2 PM - 11:59 PM

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metroexpress

On-demand minibuses shuttle metro passengers between stations and nearby locations. Book via the Karwa Taxi app (iOS and Android) under the metroexpress tab and select the number of passengers.

Note: this service is free for Doha Metro and Lusail Tram passengers - and must be used in conjunction with a metro or tram ride. During tournament time, there will be a limited service.

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Metro Park & Ride

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Parking in central Doha will be limited during tournament time. You can park your vehicle at one of the metro stations below and then take the metro into the city:

 

Metro Station Metro Line
Qatar University Red
Al Qassar Red
Umm Ghuwailina Red
Al Wakrah Red
Al Messila Green

 

Some stations will experience a high volume of traffic during the tournament, therefore parking will be restricted. Please consider this when planning your journey to the following stations: 

 

Metro Station Metro Line 
Education City Green
Lusail Red

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Essential Information

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Mobile apps

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Qatar Rail

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Karwa Bus

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Transportation websites

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Mowasalat

Mowasalat (Karwa) provides a frequent, reliable bus service throughout Doha and to all major communities in Qatar

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Qatar Rail

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Karwa Taxis

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Hayya to Qatar 2022 app

Your digital gateway to the ultimate fan experience and journey planner app at the FIFA World Cup 2022™

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