Hamad International Airport awarded Best Airport in the Middle East by Global Traveler

Global Traveler’s 20th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards has once again crowned Hamad International Airport (DOH) with the distinguished title of “Best Airport in the Middle East” for an impressive seventh consecutive year.

Recognized as a prestigious accolade in the realm of business travel, this award underscores the airport’s unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional customer service and an airport experience tailored to passengers’ needs.

In the realm of travel preferences, Global Traveler, for its 20th consecutive year, sought the opinions of its esteemed readers to determine their favorite travel products and experiences.

The awards are sought-after, highly respected and an unbiased reflection of the best in travel as they are based solely on reader votes.


Francis X. Gallagher, publisher and CEO, Global Traveler, said “Congratulations to Hamad International Airport for winning Best Airport in the Middle East for the seventh consecutive year from the readers of Global Traveler.

“I personally enjoy traveling to or through Doha for trips for its great connectivity and wonderful lounges.”

Abdulaziz Abdulla Al-Mass, VP Marketing & Corporate Communications said “We are honored to receive the Best Airport in the Middle East award for the seventh consecutive year from Global Traveler’s GT Tested Reader Survey awards.

“This recognition is a testament to our unwavering dedication to understanding and meeting the evolving needs of our passengers. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the readers of Global Traveler who have consistently voted for us, inspiring our commitment to excellence.”

Hamad International Airport is a versatile aviation hub which caters to a diverse passenger profile. It is consistently ranked among the best airports in the world for its operational excellence through customer service and digitized services.

It is home to ORCHARD, an indoor tropical garden which has been designed to invoke feelings of peace and inspire wellness and positive emotions.