Qatar Airways Reviews, Rating-Baggage Fees and Fares

(Last Updated On: April 3, 2020)

The Qatar Airways was established in 1993 and started operating from January 1994 onwards. The Airways flies to over 146 destinations worldwide. Moreover the Airways is continuously expanding its destination list and including all the major popular destinations worldwide.

The Qatar Airways has one of the most modern air fleets in the sky. It has more than 340 aircrafts on order, including the Airbus A380 and A350, in fact, Qatar Airways is the proud global launch customer of the Airbus A350 XWB- the next generation aircraft. Apart from the A350s, Qatar Airways has the Boeing 777 and 787.

For the ease of passengers there are some items that are restricted by Qatar Airways :

Hand Baggage Restricted Items:

  • Guns
  • Firearms
  • Blunt Instruments
  • Explosives

Checked-in Baggage Restricted Items:

  • Oxidizing Materials
  • Flammable Items
  • Compressed Gases
  • Organic Peroxides

 

The Qatar Airways includes the following dream fleet:

The Airbus A380– it has two decks comprising of First, Business and Economy class. This is the largest passenger jet in the world and is a superlative 5 star experience to travel in.

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner– a flight experience unmatched anywhere else, this masterpiece is an aeronautic marvel of engineering, combined with top notch hospitality onboard.

The Boeing 777– keeping the comfort of its passengers as its priority, the long-haul flights give its passengers a unique 5-star unparalleled comfort.

Along with the best air fleets in the industry, Qatar Airways offers its passengers a unique world class comfort along with top notch hospitality in all its First, Business and Economy class.

For the ease and comfort of passenger there are various facilities such as online booking and we-check-in process provided by Qatar. The web check-in facility speeds up the check-in process by offering you the option to check in & print your boarding pass directly from your computer. This facility of online check in with Qatar Airways  also let you get some other benefits like check-in your luggage in advance, chance to pick your seat, and meal options.

The Qatar First Class experience:

The most striking feature of First Class is the vast sense of spaciousness of the cabin. It offers its passengers over 6.5 feet of legroom and seats that fold into flat beds with feather duvets. The First Class seats come equipped with massage functions and an entertainment system.

Apart from this, the Airways has world class luxurious and elegant décor. The passengers will receive a refined hospitality in their own personal space.

The Qatar Airways- World’s Best Business Class:

The airline offers its Business Class passengers fully flat horizontal beds in a 2-2-2 configuration on its Boeing 777. On all other long haul journeys, the business class seats can recline up to 172-degrees, equipped with massage functions.

The Airways has also recently installed brand new Business Class seats on a selections of its Airbus A320 and A330 aircrafts. Also in the pipeline our large and expansive cabins with luxurious seats that transform into a 180-degree, fully lie-flat beds with a push of a button.

Economy Class-

Awarded the best in the world in 2009 and 2010

The Economy Class seats have a seat pitch of up to 34 inches. In the Airbus A330 and A340, the sets have individual seat-back TV screens. Passengers onboard the Boeing 777 and 787 have the facility of touch screen TVs.

 Onboard Cuisine

For its First and Business Class passengers, the Qatar Airways has brought onboard two renowned chefs to create a unique and diverse dining experience. There is a choice of on-demand a la carte menu which lets you choose from a variety of mouth-watering dishes whenever you like. Each seat has a large dining area to let you experience 5-star dining at 30,000 feet.

The Economy Class has a menu to satisfy any palate with a variety of tantalizing dishes. All the meals are prepared with the freshest of ingredients and a concentrated effort on quality.

The Qatar Airways also has an exhaustive special dietary menu to satisfy the passenger’s distinct dietary requirements.

In-Flight Entertainment

The Qatar Airways offers over 2000 entertainment options on audio-video on-demand service. The passengers can choose from a variety of movies, TV Box sets, audio, games and much more.

The young travelers too have been kept in mind and the Airways offers delightful entertainment options to all its young passengers.

Qatar Airways Cancellation Policy

As per the Qatar Airways Cancellation Policy  reservation can be canceled without any penalty if it is done within 24 hours before the departure of your flight. After 24 hours, the airline can charge a fee.  For cancellation you need to contact the Qatar Airways Office or via Online or via Qatar Airways App. 

Qatar Airways Schedule Change Policy

There can be change in schedule by the Qatar Airways when there is the need of new routes or change in the flight numbers or operating times. After change on booking no passenger can keep it on hold. To confirm the changes payment process must be completed.

Rebooking with Qatar:

Qatar airways passengers can rebook the tickets by visiting the “Refund Requests” page online or via contacting the nearest Qatar office. For the change in same class of flight no fee will be deducted but if the changes are made to higher class then the fare difference should be paid by you.

Some FAQs:

1.> How much does Qatar Airways charge for extra baggage?

For flying with Qatar Airways to or from the US or Canada, you’ll need to pay per extra bag. Charges applied are $50 in advance for the first bag, and $65 at the check-in desk. Subsequent piece cost is $200 online, and $250 at the airport.

2.> How much baggage is allowed in Qatar Airways?

In Qatar Airways a single piece of checked baggage should not be more than 32kg (70lbs). Any bag weighing more than 32kg (70lb) should be broken down into the weighs less than 32kg (70lbs).

3.> How good is Qatar Airways economy class?

 Economy class flight of Qatar Airways offers a good experience to the travelers. The cabin crew are attentive and the service is nice. There are variety of classic and new films offered in-flight. Food is also satisfactory.

4.> Is it allowed to check in 2 bags with Qatar?

As per Qatar Airways baggage policy  there is no restriction on number of bags you can check in 2 bags should be fine as long as you are following the allowed baggage allowance by weight.

Customer Reviews:-

  • Ali Mehar (United States) had this to say about his experience with his Qatar Airways Review “I flew for the first time with Qatar Airways, JFK-DOH-LHE. The check-in process was very fast because I checked in online. Food was great, and cabin staff was very helpful. Even though my return flight was delayed 2hrs from Lahore due to mechanical issue, when we arrived at DOH ground staff expedited us to JFK flight. Overall, a great experience with Qatar Airways.”
  •  Julian Zauner (Australia) adds “Brand new aircraft. Big comfortable seats and an amazing entertainment system.”
  •  For second time flier E Pauler (United Kingdom) the experience was nothing short of 5 stars “This is the second flight I have taken with Qatar Airways from Edinburgh to Cape Town. I found this the best airline I have travelled with, I travel wheelchair assistance and found the staff friendly and very helpful. The aircraft is lovely and TV screen good, leg room good, food good, and the fresh coffee was the best – I would give them 5 stars.”
Destination First Class Business Class Economy Class
Routes to and from Brazil 2 pieces, each not to exceed 32kg (70lb) and a maximum dimension of 158cm (62in)
Routes from Argentina, USA and Canada 2 pieces, each not to exceed 32kg (70lb) and a maximum dimension of 158cm (62in) 2 pieces, each not to exceed 23kg (50lb) and a maximum dimension of 158cm (62in)
All other routes 50kg (110lb) and a maximum dimension of 300 cm (118in) 40kg (88lb) and a maximum dimension of 300 cm (118in) 30kg (66lb) and a maximum dimension of 300 cm (118in)

AIRLINE INFORMATION :

PHONE NO : 1-800-645-3880                   Baggage Policy                Online Check-in

 

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