Hammad International Airport is the principal airport in the nation of Qatar. Which has been ranked second among worldâ€™s best airports at the 2019 Travel+Leisure Worldâ€™s Best Airports Awards.
HIA opened in 2014 with the ambition of turning the Arabian Gulf city of Doha into a global aviation hub serviced by Qatar airways, with redefined airport experiences for travelers from around the world.
The major factors in its success are passengers being given autonomy for the check-in process through the airports smart airport program & HIAâ€™s shopping & Dining offering Â spread across 40,000sq m of combined retail, beverages and food options.
If you are travelling through HIA, you would want to double your transit time and spend that extra travel time wallowing in what is probably the most luxurious airport on the planet.
Hammad International Airportâ€™s chief operating officer Engr.Badr Mohammad Al Meer said:
â€œwe are very proud to be recognized by our loyal passengers for the seamless airport experience offered
by HIA to be named the worldâ€™s second- Best Airport itâ€™s a great achievement & testament to HIAâ€™s high international standards. While this is a great recognition, we never rest on our achievements and constantly evolve to deliver a true unique experience for our passengerâ€
HIA said it is expanding its terminal to strengthen its ability to scale and compete with leading airports while increasing connectivity for airlines and passengers. The expansion will include retail, dinning, first class and business lounges in the North Node.
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