Qatar Airways honored with “Best Economy Long-Haul Experience” by SKIFT
Qatar Airways has been honored with the title of “Best Economy Long-Haul Experience” by SKIFT. SKIFT is one of the leading companies in the travel industry. Previously, Qatar Airways has received the title of “World’s Best Business Class” twice by Skytrax. The overall passenger experience was the chief criteria in determining the best cabin experiences around the world. Other factors considered for assessment of all the major international airlines included in-flight meals, economy cabin comfort, website, and other facilities, like Wi-Fi and in-seat power. For instance, passengers flying to/from the USA on the Boeing 777 of Qatar Airways enjoy 3-3-3 seating configuration in Economy Class.
One of the few 5-star airlines in the world, Qatar Airways (QR) is the flagship carrier of Qatar. The airline was awarded 'Airline of the Year' by Skytrax in 2012 and has also been awarded many a times for its operational excellence. Qatar Airways has its main operating hub located at the Doha International Airport while its headquarters are based at Qatar Airways Towers, Doha, Qatar. The airline is renowned for its wide network and operates scheduled flights across the Middle East, Africa, Far East, Europe, Central Asia, South Asia, North America, Oceania and South America. Qatar Airways flies to more than 120 destinations worldwide including famous destinations like London, New York City, Milan, Shanghai, Amsterdam, Tehran, Venice, Milan, Abu Dhabi and many more. From five star dining, world class entertainment to extra comfortable seats, Qatar Airways takes you to a world that spells unmatched luxury and comfort.
Qatar Airways offers four different ways to check-in for passengers: web check-in, mobile check-in, airport kiosks and check-in desks. Passengers are advised to check-in at least 2 hours before the flight's scheduled departure time to avoid any last minute hassles. Checking-in early also ensures that you go through the baggage and security checks with ease. Don't misplace your boarding pass as without it you won't be allowed to take the flight.
Online & Mobile Check-In:Now select the seat of your choice from the comfort of your home or office by using Qatar Airway's online check-in facility. Log on to www.qatarairways.com from your laptop or mobile phone, select the seat of your choice and print your boarding pass instantly. This option not only helps you beat the long queues at the airport but is also much faster. Web check-in time ranges from 36 hours up to 2 hours before the flight's scheduled departure time.
Check-In Desks:Passengers can also check-in at the Qatar Airways desk at the airport. With friendly and efficient staff to resolve all your issues, you'll get your boarding pass in no time at all. Staff at the check-in desk would also help you with your baggage related issues.
Airport Kiosks:With plenty of kiosks distributed across the terminals, using Airport Kiosks is considered a time saving option. The touch screen is friendly to use and displays you the available seats for your flight. Just select the seat of your choice and print the boarding pass, and you are good to go.
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Itinerary Modifications and Cancellations
Please take note that Qatar Airways charges a penalty fee every time you cancel or change your reservation. The penalty for cancellation of ticket ranges from 100-500 USD depending on the fare purchased. While if you want to change your reservation date, it would cost you anything in the range of 75-500 USD again depending on the fare purchased.
•For infants between 7 days and 1 year, Qatar Airways charges infant fare if the infant travels on an adult's lap and child fare if he is traveling on a separate seat. If the infant is between 2 and 11 years, then child fare is levied.
•Musical instruments are considered fragile and you are requested to buy a ticket for the space that is going to be used by them. Maximum weight allowed for a musical instrument is 75kg.
•Pets are considered as excess baggage and you will be required to pay a specific amount depending on the weight of the pet.