Oct 8th, 2007 by bismut
The demand for newly introduced e-gate card at Doha International Airport has increased with more than 2,000 Qataris and residents have collected their card. The e-gate card which was introduced barely two months ago has enabled Qataris and residents to have fast access to the Doha International Airport through the hi-tech e-gates being set up at the arrival and departure lounges.
E-gate holders will have fast clearance and need not stand in the queue for passenger clearance since their details are already fed in the e-gate they . Besides nationals and residents, citizens of countries who do not require a visa for Qatar can also avail of the e-gate facility. The e-gate card costs QR150 for one year and QR250 for two years.
Procedure to obtain an e-Gate card: Applicant has to visit the special office for e-gate cards at the Airport security and passport department with their ID card. No need to submit an application. Passenger has to pay QR150 for the card for a period of one year and QR250 for the two year card. QR350 is the fee for the card valid up to 3 years,