Established in the year 1993, Qatar Airways is the flag carrier of Qatar. The airline is a member of the OneWorld Alliance, and has its main operating hub situated at the Hamad International Airport, Doha. Qatar Airways operates international flights to more than 150 destinations across Africa, Europe, Asia, Central Asia, Far East, Middle East, South Asia, North America, Oceania and South America. The airline offers 3 classes of service – First, Business and Economy.
Fly with Qatar Airways for a 5-star travel experience. First class passengers are offered private suites that feature comfortable flat beds and advanced stowage options. They are offered ‘a la carte menu’ which is prepared by world class chefs. Business class passengers are impressed with the airline’s 5-star cuisine, and comfortable seating space that comes equipped with features like 172 degrees recline and massager. Economy class passengers are offered complimentary meals along with comfortable seats. In-flight entertainment is offered across all travel classes, so all passengers can enjoy a collection of movies, music and games.
Qatar Airways’ flight network spans many continents. Top travel destinations that this carrier covers are:
- New York
- Abu Dhabi
- Hong Kong
Flying from the UK
Qatar Airways offers many exciting deals on flights that originate from UK. The airports in UK that the airline flies from are London Heathrow, Manchester and Edinburgh. Qatar Airways also has a premium lounge situated at London Heathrow Terminal 4.
Qatar Airways offers complimentary hand baggage allowance of 2 bags (<15 kg combined) for both First and Business class, and 1 bag (<7 kg) for Economy class. The free checked baggage allowance limit varies from route to route.
Other Services & Facilities
Check-in: With web check-in, you can select your desired seat right from the comfort of your home. Web check-in for flights to/from US begins 24 hours before the flight’s scheduled departure time. For other flights, web check-in begins 36 hours in advance and ends 90 minutes before the flight’s scheduled departure time.
Frequent Flyer Program: Privilege Club is the frequent flyer program of Qatar Airways. For every flight with Qatar Airways or its alliance partners, passengers earn specific number of Qmiles (depending on the flight route and class of service). As you accumulate more and more Qmiles your membership tier keeps on upgrading, resulting in bigger and better rewards. These Qmiles can be redeemed for rewards like airline tickets, upgrades, excess baggage and much more.
Lounges: Qatar Airways has more than 125 lounges at different airports across the world. These lounges are the perfect place to relax while you wait for your flight. You can enjoy snacks, browse the internet, or simply watch television - the choices are plenty.