In a relatively short time, Qatar Airways has grown to more than 140 destinations worldwide, offering unmatched levels of service excellence that have helped excel the award-winning carrier to become best in the world.
Voted Airline of the Year 2011 and in 2012 in the prestigious Skytrax industry audit, Qatar Airways has won the confidence of the travelling public.
In this highly competitive environment, Qatar Airways has achieved much with their phenomenal route expansion averaging 30% growth year to year and flying one of the most modern fleet of 134 aircraft in the skies today. Their global network currently includes the UK and Asia Pacific with scheduled flights operating to and from their hub in Doha, capital of the State of Qatar.
Qatar from London Heathrow, Birmingham, Manchester & Edinburgh
Qatar has 6 services a day operating from London Heathrow Terminal 4 to Doha with onward connections to Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Auckland. Additionally there are 2 daily services from Manchester and 1 daily service from Birmingham and Edinburgh.
The Airbus A380 is gradually being introduced onto services from London and also to Melbourne and the B787 Dreamliner will service Manchester and Edinburgh.
The following destinations can be reached on connecting flights:
Sydney: 1 flight per day (A380 aircraft)
Melbourne: 1 flight per day (A380 aircraft)
Perth: 1 flight per day
Adelaide: 1 flight per day
Auckland: 1 non stop flight per day
On most flights your actual seats can be pre-booked at no additional cost. To help you decide your preferred seating check the aircraft type on your flight itinerary and look at the following website: www.seatguru.com
The following is the current baggage allowance on flights through to Australasia
Checked: Economy Class 30 kgs Business Class 40 kgs First Class 50 kgs
No one bag to exceed 32 kgs
Carry on: Economy 1 x 7 kg; Business & First 2 x (not more than 15 kgs in total)
Online Check in is available 36 Hours prior to departure
Qatar Airlines is a member of the global Oneworld Alliance of leading international airlines including Cathay Pacific, Qantas, Malaysia Airlines and British Airways. The group have 15 member airlines and serve 150 countries approaching 1000 destinations. A number of special airfares are available including 2 different and quite unique Round the World (RTW) fares in the Oneworld Explorer and Global Explorer.
Space, comfort and clever design come together to deliver our A380 Economy Class experience. Higher ceilings on the main deck and a configuration that uses fewer seats all contribute to a real feeling of spaciousness.
The slim, elegant design of the seats offers more legroom, a greater angle of recline and contoured headrests. Our new generation in-flight entertainment system delivers one of the world’s highest resolution of any Economy Class system on the 10.6” touch-screens.
Qatar Airways was awarded Best Business Class by Skytrax in 2013 and 2014 and on our A380, Business Class will continue to be redefined.
The 1-2-1 configuration gives direct access to the aisle so that every seat in our A380 Business Class is an aisle seat. Enjoy greater comfort and generosity of space with our fully lie-flat seats that convert into a bed in the sky. You are always fully connected, via Wi-Fi and SMS and there is power at every seat for your laptop and personal devices.
The First Class cabin features ultra-wide seats tailored in the softest fabric and with signature design elements. Central and aisle dividers afford more privacy, which can be raised or lowered to provide a feeling of extra spaciousness when travelling with a companion.
It is a flexible space: the seat automatically reclines into a fully flat bed, or the table can be extended to allow two people to dine in style. Sleeper suits, flight slippers, and the finest amenities from renowned Italian fashion house Giorgio Armani add extra touches of luxury.
Our First and Business Class guests can enjoy our on-demand á la carte menu which means you can select from a full meal or a snack from an extensive range of options. A signature Caviar service and delicious Ladurèe desserts offer a tantalising culinary experience.
In Economy Class, you can enjoy a great selection of meals catering for a variety of tastes and preferences.
Our lounge is a sanctuary in the sky, the ideal place for First and Business Class customers to relax, read your favourite magazine, or just enjoy the ambience.
Under the stunning chandeliers, inspired by contemporary Arabian design, you’ll find fresh flowers gracing the lounge.
Enjoy a range of canapés and other delicious snacks while relaxing on one of our settees finished in European leather.