Muscat: Oman Air, the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman, continues to facilitate travel for football fans to this year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The airline will operate 48 Match Day Shuttle flights between Muscat and Doha from 21 November to 3 December 2022.
The airline offers wide-body service, including Boeing 787 Dreamliner between Muscat and Doha. Passengers on shuttle flights will enjoy Oman Air’s exceptional award-winning products and services, both in the air and on the ground, and its signature Omani hospitality accessible to guests on every flight.
Return Match Day Shuttle flights can be booked on the Oman Air website (omanair.com) with prices starting from OMR49 for Economy Class and OMR155 for Business Class. Fares include fees, taxes, airport charges, and hand baggage allowance.
Passengers are advised to arrive in Doha at least four hours before the start of a match due to the high frequency of flights each day. In addition, all passengers must register for a Hayya card (fan ID) prior to their flight, as this is required for travel on all Match Day Shuttle flights and for entry into Qatar.
Throughout the tournament, football fans can book their Match Day Shuttle flights, which provide a smooth and comfortable 24-hour experience between Muscat and Doha. The service is intended to seamlessly connect fans to Qatar so that they can attend their respective matches. A no-check-in baggage policy also allows passengers to plan an easy-in, easy-out travel itinerary.
Football fans to the region can also visit Muscat to experience thrilling adventures, breathtaking natural beauty, and genuine Omani hospitality through a variety of stopover packages available from Oman Air Holidays. Whether stopping for a few hours, overnight or several days, the Sultanate of Oman has something to appeal to every traveler itinerary.
Guests departing Oman should ensure that they are aware of all terms, conditions and pre-departure requirements during their flights, which are provided on omanair.com Corporate Communications & Media.