Qatar Foundation (QF) launched the Education City Tram in 2019. This electrically-powered tram system is a sustainable form of travel and carries passengers around QF’s ‘Academic Loop’ and beyond like the Oxygen Park, Green Spine and more.
Here's your guide to the Education City Tram - enjoy the ride!
The Education City Tram covers a total of 3 lines:
At present the Yellow and Blue lines are operational. The tram enables car-less, park-and-ride connections between Qatar Foundation’s schools, universities, centres, and other facilities. The stations are as follows:
Nearest Metro Station
|3||EC Stadium North||Blue, Yellow|
|4||EC Stadium East||Blue, Yellow|
|5||Qatar Academy South||Blue, Yellow|
|7||Academy Green Spine||Blue||Education City|
|8||Qatar Academy North||Blue|
|9||Qatar Academy East||Blue|
|12||Multaqa||Yellow||Qatar National Library|
|13||Al Khater House||Yellow|
|14||Education City Mosque||Yellow|
|15||Oxygen Park Station||Yellow|
|17||Al Shaqab Station||Yellow||Al Shaqab|
|2||Mathaf||Blue||Arab Museum of Modern Art|
|3||EC Stadium North||Blue, Yellow||Education City Stadium|
|4||EC Stadium East||Blue, Yellow||Awsaj Academy, Academy Spine|
|5||Qatar Academy South||Blue, Yellow||Qatar Academy Doha Kindergarten|
|6||NorthNest||Blue, Yellow||NorthNest, HBKU HQ, VCUarts Qatar|
|7||Academy Green Spine||Blue||Qatar Academy Doha Expansion|
|8||Qatar Academy North||Blue||Qatar Academy Doha Senior School|
|9||Qatar Academy East||Blue||Qatar Academy Doha Junior School|
|10||Ceremonial Gate||Yellow||Penrose House (LAS Building)|
|11||2015||Yellow||QF HQ, Biznest (CMU-Q), QF Ceremonial Court, Torba Farmers Market|
|12||Multaqa||Yellow||Qatar National Library, Multaqa (Student Center)|
|13||Al Khater House||Yellow||Pressdock (Northwestern University)|
|14||Education City Mosque||Yellow||Minaretein (Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies)|
|15||Oxygen Park Station||Yellow||Oxygen Park, Oxygen Park Parking P3|
|17||Al Shaqab Station||Yellow||Al Shaqab Parking P4|
Note: Children who are not 12 years of age need to be accompanied by an adult when riding the tram.
The Car-Free Day at Qatar Foundation (QF) reflects its commitment to building awareness of the importance of sustainability and reducing carbon emissions. This is a great chance for you to participate and do something green. A great idea would be to ditch the car and take the EC Tram to go around while visiting! Stay tuned to QF's social media channels to know about their Car-Free Days.
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