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Why fly with Qatar

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Innovation

Founded in just 1993, Qatar Airways is the fastest growing airline in the history of commercial aviation.

Qatar service

Service Excellence

Voted 'Best Airline in the Middle East', you can experience Qatar's world-class hospitality and customer service, tailor-made to suit your needs.

Awards

Exclusivity

Qatar's world-class status has earned them numerous awards. From spacious Business Class cabins to dine-on-demand 5-star dishes, travel in style with Qatar.

Qatar Airways operates between over 170 destinations worldwide and offers unmatched levels of service excellence that elevated them into an award-winning airline.

There is increased use of air travel around the world, and due to this, the travel industry has become one of the most competitive industries to operate in. Qatar Airways set to differentiate themselves by maintaining and growing their position in the marketplace, by providing their customers with high-quality service and ever-increasing efficiency.

Their main goal is to be the best airline in the world and reach the pinnacle of the airline industry for outstanding in-flight service, superior on-board products, and operational excellence. Just in 2017 alone, Qatar won a number of awards at the prestigious Business Traveller Awards, held in London. These awards included 'Best Airline in the Middle East', 'Best Long Haul Airline' and 'Best Business Class'.

And as of 10th August 2017, Qatar is offering a 30-day free visa for all South African tourists!

Book cheap flights to Amsterdam, Johannesburg, Doha, London, Bangkok and other exciting places!

Popular cheap flight routes with Qatar Airways are from Johannesburg to London, Johannesburg to New York, Cape Town to London, Johannesburg to Sydney and Cape Town to New York.

Baggage allowance may vary depending on the cabin class and route you are flying. Passengers can find baggage allowance regulations printed on their tickets.

Economy Class: 25 - 35kg, depending on the route and booking class.

2 x pieces of baggage, weighing 23kg each, may be checked in.

Hand luggage: 1 x 7kg bag is allowed on board

Business Class: 40kg, depending on the route and booking class.

2 x pieces of baggage, weighing 32kg each, may be checked in.

Hand luggage: 2 x bags at a combined weight of 15kg are allowed on board.

First Class: 50kg, depending on the route and booking class.

2 x pieces of baggage, weighing 32kg each, may be checked in.

Hand luggage: 2 x bags at a combined weight of 15kg are allowed on board.

Excess baggage charges may apply if you exceed the weight and/or piece allowances; contact your local Qatar Airways office for more information or online to purchase excess baggage prior to departure.

Travel with peace of mind knowing you have brought along all you need for your trip. From wheelchairs and sporting equipment to musical instruments, carrying special items is smooth and easy when you travel with Qatar Airways.

Personal electronic devices:

Flights to the UK - You may be asked by security staff to turn on personal electronic devices that are larger than a mobile phone, including tablets, e-books and laptops during the security screening conducted at the boarding gate.

Flights to the USA - With immediate effect, all personal electronic devices carried on board all USA-bound flights from Doha, are subject to enhanced security screening.

Consider packing all personal electronic devices that you do not intend to use in-flight into your check-in baggage.

Examples of personal electronic devices that are subject to enhanced security screening include:

DSLR camera | Radio | E-reader | Walkie-talkie | Laptop | Tablet | Water purifier | Large game console | Monitor| CD-ROM | Drone | Electric guitar | Printer and scanner

Qatar Airways recently became the first global airline in the world to achieve the prestigious 5-Star COVID-19 Airline Safety Rating by Skytrax.

All passengers are required to wear a face mask at all times, throughout the entire journey. Face masks are not mandatory for the following passengers:

· Passengers in possession of a Hidden Disabilities Card or a Mask Exemption Card / medical certificate due to a medical condition

· Children below 6 years of age (including infants)

Arrive at least three hours before your flight. There may be delays at the airport due to extra check-in procedures. Ensure you have plenty of time to check in safely and make your way to your gate.

Qatar online check-in:

Enhance your experience and save time at the airport by checking in online. Choose your seat, print your boarding pass, and use the fast-bag-drop counters at the airport to check-in your luggage with ease.

Online check-in for flights from the USA opens 24 hours prior to departure. Check-in for flights to the USA opens 24 hours prior to departure from Doha.

For all other flights, online check-in is available 48 hours to 90 minutes before flight departure.

QSuite (First Class)

Experience a new level of innovation with Qsuite, where spacious and comfortable seating comes together with delectable cuisine and exclusive service. A class of its own, Qsuite introduces forward-facing seats, a private space that's also fully adaptable to your needs.

Business Class

Lie back and enjoy the industry’s first-ever double bed in Business Class, as well as privacy panels that stow away, allowing passengers in adjoining seats to create their own private room, a first of its kind in the industry. A Do-Not-Disturb functionality is also available, for ultimate privacy.

Economy Class

Whether you wish to dine, sleep or simply stretch out enjoy more than 4,000 wide-screen entertainment options, their spacious seats give you more than enough room to really enjoy your journey.

Inflight Entertainment:

Oryx One, Qatar Airways’ in-flight entertainment system offers passengers up to 4,000 entertainment options from the latest blockbuster movies, TV box sets, music, games and much more.

Zero-Touch Technology:

Qatar Airways is pleased to soon become the first global airline to offer passengers 100 percent Zero-Touch technology for its award-winning Oryx One in-flight entertainment system across the A350 fleet as part of the airline’s latest COVID-19 safety measures. The Zero-Touch technology will enable A350 passengers to pair their personal electronic devices (PEDs) with their seat-back IFE screen by connecting to ‘Oryxcomms’ Wi-Fi and simply scanning a QR code displayed on the screen.

Qatar Airways continues to rebuild its network during the Covid period, which currently stands at over 130 destinations. With more frequencies being added to key hubs, Qatar Airways offers unrivalled connectivity to passengers, making it easy for you to change your travel dates or destination if you need to.

Privilege Club

Privilege Club, Qatar Airways’ frequent-flyer programme, is their way of saying “thank you” for choosing to fly with Qatar Airways. As a member, you will enjoy a range of exclusive privileges and benefits designed to make travelling even more rewarding. Privilege Club offers four membership tiers – Burgundy, Silver, Gold and Platinum – each with their own exclusive benefits.

Members who have acquired the Qpoints required for a tier upgrade will be instantly upgraded. This means you can be eligible for an upgrade anytime throughout the year.

Student Club

Student Club is an exclusive programme for students, powered by Qatar Airways Privilege Club.

Benefits:

· Additional baggage allowance of 10kg or an additional piece of baggage where applicable, as per weight or piece concept standard baggage allowance for Burgundy level Student Club members. Silver, Gold and Platinum members will continue to receive their respective Privilege Club tier benefits for baggage allowance as per the current terms and conditions.

· One complimentary date change on bookings made with promo code

· Members will upgrade to the next tier in Privilege Club when they graduate, subject to the submission of supporting documents (including but not limited to proof of graduation) and meeting the minimum flight criteria.

Qatar
IATA code: QR
Hub airport: Hamad International Airport
Alliance: Oneworld
Loyalty program: Privilege Club
Inflight magazine: ORYX

The information on this page is correct as of date of publishing. While every effort is made to keep information as fresh as possible, Travelstart takes no responsibility for any of the information being out of date or incorrectly noted.

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