To everyone travelling out of Hamad International Airport, please be aware of the newly added fees on your tickets. A QR35 charge will reflect on your individual tickets tagged as “departure charge” as you book your flights from any Travel agencies.
As mandated by Qatar Airways, the HIA – Hamad International Airport promised to introduce this new Passenger Facility Charge by August 30 (all issued tickets) and for all travels starting December 1, 2016. This is as per Qatar’s agency circular distribution.
Airport Tax in Hamad Airport to be Added in Flight Tickets
Airport Tax Fee – 35 Qatar Riyals
When – August 30 for flights booked on 1 December 2016 onwards
Quoting the statement of the airport: “The charge is in line with ICAO principles to support the development of world leading airports such as HIA to further increase the airport’s capacity and invest in new infrastructure and state-of-the-art technology to deliver world-class facilities for passengers.”
Please do let us know if you may have further questions or feel free to inquire directly to your travel agents. Enjoy and have a safe trip!