There will be between 1,000 and 1,600 flights arriving or departing from Qatar airport during the FIFA World Cup. During the group stages of the World Cup, it is anticipated that 50,000 supporters will arrive each day. Fans will need to download apps from the Qatari government so they can be tracked while they are in Qatar.The ehteraaz app, which is Qatar’s official contact tracking and health app, must be downloaded by anyone arriving in the country, as that is the policy of Qatar.To use the app, you need to sign up with a Qatari number. So it is inevitable that fans visiting Qatar will have to get a SIM card. During the FIFA World Cup, Vodafone has announced a 20% discount on sim cards at Qatar Airport.
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Network operator options at Qatar Airport
Ooredoo and Vodafone Qatar are two network providers in the Qatar, and they will both play a significant role during the duration of the FIFA World Cup. Both of the operators run a kiosk at Hamad International Airport, which can be found in each of the terminals where arriving passengers are processed.
The internet speed in Qatar is the fastest in the world. The nation has fashioned its infrastructure in accordance with these requirements. There will be no cause for dissatisfaction among fans with regard to the matters of speed and connection.
According to statements made by the Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Qatar, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Thani, the company’s coverage in the market has reached “more than 90% of populated locations.”
20% off on sim card at Qatar Airport during FIFA world cup
Fans will be able to get a discount of 20% on their sim card and other packages by redeeming coupons that will be made available to them by Qatar Vodafone via reputable channels (mostly travel providers and publishing domains). Qatar Vodafone made this announcement.
How to get sim card at airport with 20% off voucher
Here are the steps that will help you getting 20% off on sim card at Qatar airport
- Click on the below link and fill the form to get 20% on sim card at Qatar Airport
Click on this form link to fill all the required fields of the form. You will be asked your email id, name, date of arrival and departure from Qatar and your Nationality. Submit your details and you will get 20% off discount voucher on your mentioned email id within next 12 hours.
- After arriving at Qatar Airport, visit Vodafone Qatar Kiosk
There is a Vodafone Qatar Kiosk at Hammad international airport. This Kiosk is at arrival terminal of the airport.
- Select your Vodafone network package
You select the calling or internet pack as per your requirement first. There will be different calling and internet packs which will have different cost . After the selecting the pack the voucher comes into picutre.
- Scan the QR code mentioned on voucher
At the Vodafone Qatar Kiosk, you may either show your coupon or have it scanned. After scanning the coupon, you will be eligible for a flat 20% discount on the cost of the SIM card as well as any additional services, such as calling packs or internet, that you want to purchase. Pay the amount and you will get the sim card.
Terms and condition of Vodafone Qatar discount voucher
- The voucher will be valid from 1st November till 23rd Jan 2023
- The voucher can only be scanned at Hammad international airport, Doha international airport or Qatar Saudi border
- The voucher cannot be redeemed for cash
- Only One sim card can be bought with 20% discount with this discount voucher