How to Reach Doha - The Easiest Way to Reach Doha


  • By Plane: Doha is connected to most major cities in the World and has an international airport of its own. It is the advent of Qatar Airways that has helped Doha Airport gain such prominence in the Persian Gulf Region.
  • By Car: The only country that borders Qatar is Saudi Arabia. You can enter from Saudi Arabia. There are talks of linking Qatar with Bahrain and UAE directly.
  • By Bus: The concept of travelling by bus to Doha is not very common and not much information is available in this sector.


  • By Bus: Although the public transport system is not very efficient, there are still buses that run in the city.
  • By Taxis: You can prefer to travel around by cars but we suggest that the taxis are the safest option. The driving in Doha is not considered very safe with drivers generally speeding.
  • By Rental Cars: If you intend on staying longer, than rental cars is a great option. Although you will have to find out about the licenses that can work and the ones that cannot.

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Modes of Transportation in Doha

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Doha. The most preferred mode of transport in Doha is Car.

Average distance: 17.13 km Average time: 34.04 min

  • Car 83.78%
    Driving 31.11 min Walking 0.56 min Waiting 0.03 min Overall average time for 18.27 kms 31.71 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 2.7%
    Bus 30 min Waiting 2.5 min Walking 1 min Overall average time for 12.5 kms 33.5 min
  • Walking 6.76%
    Walking 55.4 min Driving 5.4 min Motorbike 2.4 min Overall average time for 4.9 kms 63.2 min

How to Reach Doha from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Tarout to Doha 185.5 km 3 hours 5 mins
Abu dhabi to Doha 319.86 km 5 hours 19 mins
Dubai to Doha 415.65 km 6 hours 55 mins
Kuwait city to Doha 491.65 km 8 hours 11 mins
Riyadh to Doha 536.23 km 8 hours 56 mins
Tehran to Doha 719.96 km 11 hours 59 mins
Muscat to Doha 791.85 km 13 hours 11 mins
Yerevan to Doha 1350.13 km 22 hours 30 mins
Jeddah to Doha 1399.05 km 23 hours 19 mins
Tbilisi to Doha 1422.68 km 23 hours 42 mins
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