About Metro & Tram

Living in Qatar

About Doha Metro

The Doha Metro is a new, state-of-the art, best in class automated rail network, running mostly underground and across the city of Doha. Doha metro will form the backbone of Qatar’s integrated public transport system promoting usage of public transport system in the country and key ingredient in the accomplishment of the Qatar National Vision 2030. It is set to revolutionize the way people move around Doha and its suburbs. It will serve most of the capital’s locations quickly and conveniently, making it a far superior option to the private car.

We have focused on providing accessible stations with distinctive branding, signage,  and digital displays inside and outside the stations. We provide live real time service updates, simple fare structure for our Travel Cards, as well as a handy mobile app with all the information you will need when travelling with us. Doha Metro is your answer to safe, convenient, affordable and stress-free travel around the city of Doha.

The Network

Our metro network consists of three lines – Red, Green and Gold, with 37 stations.

The Red Line

The Red Line runs for 40 kilometres from Al Wakra in the south to Lusail in the north. This line also connects Hamad International Airport at Terminal 1 to the centre of the city. It has 17 currently active stations (Legtaifiya will open next year), notably West Bay QIC, Katara and Qatar University. The Red Line has two interchange stations for the metro lines – Al Bidda for interchanges between Red and Green and Msheireb for interchanges between all three lines. It also provides interchange stations between the Metro and Tram with Legtaifiya (opening next year) and Lusail QNB.

The Green Line

The Green Line runs east from Al Mansoura to Al Riffa in the west. There are eleven stations along the line with notable stops being Education City, Hamad Hospital, Al Shaqab and Qatar National Library.

The Gold Line

The east to west Gold Line extends from Ras Bu Aboud to Al Aziziyah. Eleven stations run along the Gold Line, with stops at the Qatar National Museum, Souq Waqif, Sport City (for Khalifa International Stadium) and Al Aziziyah (for Villaggio Mall).

About Lusail Tram

Lusail Tram is a tram service for convenient travel within the new city of Lusail, The network includes four lines and 25 stations above ground and underground. Lusail Tram connects to the Doha Metro through two interchange stations at Lusail and Legtaifiya.

Trams are greener and cope better with traffic than buses. They are also much more efficient in terms of road usage as one train replaces about 40 cars which take up a far larger area of road space.

Lusail tram will soon become the main transportation hub for visionary Lusail City the largest single sustainable development to be undertaken in the State of Qatar.

(This information is courtesy https://www.qr.com.qa/metro-tram)

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