We understand that travelling with children can be challenging and hope that the following information helps to put your mind at ease.
Hamad International Airport offers dedicated family-oriented facilities for you and your family's comfort and convenience.
To access any of these facilities, simply follow the dedicated signs or ask for directions at an information desk. Alternatively, you can locate relevant facilities using an airport map prior to travel.
If you’re planning for your child to travel alone, we’re here to make sure they enjoy their trip and that they are well taken care of throughout their journey.
When you book our unaccompanied minor service, your child will be received at the originating airport, taken care of during transit and while on board the aircraft. He or she will be handed over to the person designated by the parents/guardians upon arrival at the final destination.
To avail the unaccompanied minor service, an adult fare needs to be purchased for the child. Please contact us to book the flight and the service.
Note: An adult fare will be charged for the child, certain fare types are not eligible for the unaccompanied minor service. Please check with Qatar Airways office before making any purchase.
Qatar Airways also offers an escort service for children travelling alone. A dedicated airline representative will accompany your child throughout the journey. Please contact us at least 72 hours prior to the flight departure to request this service for your child travelling alone.
To be eligible for the unaccompanied minor service or escort services:
To avail the unaccompanied minor service, you will also be charged a return ticket for the company employee who will accompany your child.
Your child's age at the date of departure for each flight on your journey determines whether they are eligible for an infant or child fare.
Refer to the following page to check the applicable fare type depending on your child's age: Child fares and baggage on Qatar Airways flights.
Customers travelling with family who are looking for an unforgettable experience at Hamad International Airport can take advantage of our Al Maha Services Meet and Assist Family Package at an exclusive rate.
Available for families with a minimum of two adults and one child (three children max), the Family Package is designed with your comfort in mind. An Al Maha Services hostess will assist you with all departure or arrival formalities while you relax in one of our exclusive lounges.