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Posted On: 9 June 2020 06:33 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 09:11 am

HIA: Departing passengers required to wear masks, bring sanitizers as part of travel safety measures

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A recently posted travel alert on its website states that Hamad International Airport would like to remind passengers of the current safety measures to be observed and complied with while travelling, to ensure the safety of all passengers and airport staff.

The travel safety measures for departing passengers are:

  • Passengers are advised not to travel to the airport if showing any of the following symptoms: fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, and loss of smell or taste.
  • It is mandatory for all travelling passengers to wear face masks, without which access to the terminal building will be denied. Kindly follow the correct usage replacement and disposal of face masks.
  • Please ensure you carry a sufficient number of masks as well as alcohol-based hand sanitizing solutions for the duration of your journey.
  • Passengers are urged to observe personal hygiene and frequently sanitize your hands. Sanitizing stations have been made available throughout the terminal.
  • Please arrive at the airport no more than three hours prior to your flight to undergo all required checks.
  • All passengers will be subject to the thermal screening process at Hamad International Airport.
  • All passengers are requested to observe and comply with physical distancing requirements. Please follow the instructions provided by airport personnel as well as the advice displayed across the airport through signage and screens.

Kindly note that only travelling passengers will be permitted access to the terminal. Passengers are advised to adhere to the above recommendations to be able to travel without any issues.

Source: Hamad International Airport