Public Transport in Qatar

Information on bus services and getting around Qatar using the public transport system and taxis...

Whether driving a car, taking a taxi or using public transport, you’ll need to get around in Qatar. With cheap fuel and cars, and expanding road networks, private car remains the most popular method of travel.

The public transport system in the Qatari capital, Doha, is developing, but is not yet as comprehensive as in many longer-established population centres in other parts of the world. The public transport system is overseen by the Ministry of Transport and Communications and plans are in place to develop a a state-of-the-art transport system by 2030.

Whether you would like to learn more about importing a vehicle, obtaining a Qatari driving licence, vehicle registration and inspection, or using public transport, this section has all the relevant information you might need to navigate your way around the country safely and legally.