Planning to visit Qatar for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in November 2022? Here is what you should know.

The most significant event of history is coming to the Middle East. Yes, FIFA World Cup in 2022 as Qatar hosts the world's most awaited event from November 21 to December 18, 2022.

Planning to visit Qatar for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in November 2022? Here is what you should know.

The gathering stage highlights 32 groups with games across 12 days when Qatar expects 559,000 flying in with a pinnacle of 276,000 ticket holders around Nov. 27 and 28, requiring a desired 128,000 rooms - more than the country's whole lodging availability for fans.

As per the specialists, accommodation will be crucial for the visitors, but Qatar has a broad range of options to host thousands of attendees in 2022. It includes hotels, apartments, villas, desert camps, and rooms aboard cruise ships.

Visitors will have a chance to stay in downtown Doha or choose to stay by the incredible sandy beaches. Whatever one may choose, everything is within easy reach. People will have the possibility to attend more than one match a day as the stadiums are only a short distance. 

Qatar has announced that approximately 90,000 rooms are available for the fans to book via and websites, and accommodation sales have already begun. 

It'd be the around the same number of fans from the United States who had tickets for the 2018 World Cup, spread across Russia, and had hotels available on the open market.

Qatar has announced 4,000 cabins on cruise ships that will dock in Doha for the tournament. To meet the demand to accommodate fans flocking to the city, camping in the desert will be a practical option that will make up a small percentage of the overall accommodation options in Qatar. 

The Supreme Committee of Qatar mentioned in the statement that they have always viewed the ability to camp as an offering of traditional Qatari Hospitality, not as a solution to speculation around accommodation shortages.

How to get to Qatar?

Flights: Qatar is accessible from anywhere in the East and West. It includes direct flights from Asia, Europe, Africa, and North America. 

Qatar's national airline, Qatar Airways, has launched packages that include hotels and match tickets for the fans. To book packages, check out,

Other than Qatar airlines, a few OTA and other airlines sell packages to meet fans' high demand. The direct flights from New York John F. Kennedy International Airport range from $1900 to $2400. Some flights even cost up to 3500$, so it's better to buy tickets in advance to save on price increases close to the event. 

Road Trips: To attain a once-in-a-lifetime experience, the citizens and residents in the Middle East can also opt for the Road trips in November. The weather in November and December is favorable to commute and outdoors, so why not consider a few hours on Road? 

If, as a visitor, you think of crossing the border with a Rent-A-Car. You may want to check with the Car Rental company about it. Crossing a border requires lots of paperwork, and only they'd be able to confirm if it's allowed or not.

Distance from Dubai to Qatar: 6 hr 48 min (648.9 km) via Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Int'l Rd/E11.

Distance from Saudi Arabia to Qatar: 8 hr 12 min (776.4 km) via Route 40/Route 80M

Distance from Oman to Qatar: 10 hr 32 min (920.3 km) via Route 95

Distance from Kuwait to Qatar: 9 hr 6 min (843.0 km) via Route 5M/Route 95

Match Tickets: The tickets for the games can be purchased directly through the FIFA website,

The World Cup Committee expects to see 1.2 million people in the stand, but it depends on Covid restrictions. A lottery framework permits worldwide fans to buy tickets at a beginning cost of $69, which is 33%, not precisely the costs set up for the Russia 2018 World Cup. By the by, a ticket for the last could reach $1,607.

Fans may buy passes to follow a particular group, season tickets for four unique arenas on back-to-back days, or tickets for prime areas in the arenas with their International Credit Cards. 

Hotel Rooms: International and local hotel brands can be booked through the Booking engines or directly through their company website. Most companies offer special offers and rewards to their loyal customers using Credit Cards from the infamous credit card companies like Mastercard, Visa, and American Express. 

Companies like Marriott offer Marriott Bonvoy, which lets you unlock extraordinary experiences. The Marriott Rewards Credit Card allows you to earn 5 points for every $1 in eligible Card purchases at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy, plus the points you already earn as a Marriott Bonvoy member.

Radisson Rewards Premier Visa Signature Card; Earn quicker daily. 10 points per $1 spent in eligible net purchases at over 1,200 hotels worldwide.

Hyatt Rewards Credit Card allows you to earn 9 points per $1 spent for Hyatt stays and experiences, including restaurants and spas. 

IHG Rewards Credit Card allows you to earn 5 points per $1 spent when you stay at any hotel in the IHG family. 

Accor Hotels offers ALL Accor Live Limitless with bonus Point Offers & Deals using an international visa card. 

The average room night in one of the cheapest available rooms in international brand hotel would cost somewhere in the range of $1,028 to $5,276 for the night.~

World-Cup rates for everything except two-and three-star hotels look set to surpass the most as of late distributed average daily room pace of 438 riyals ($120).