Qatar has announced the removal of the mandatory quarantine requirement for all foreign visitors traveling for the FIFA World Cup 2022. The move is to make the travel and transit process easier for international travelers.

The country recently announced the abolition of the 'red risk classification', according to which, all travelers coming from abroad are no longer required to undergo hotel quarantine. Earlier, travelers from countries included in the red list, including India, had to undergo quarantine for a day.

The Gulf nation is expecting around 1.5 million visitors as it prepares to host a major sporting event in the next two months.

The country is all set to host the FIFA World Cup 2022 from November 20 to December 18. So, here is everything you need to know about your trip to Qatar to attend a sporting event.

Qatar has recently ended the quarantine, those who test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Qatar will have to undergo quarantine measures in accordance with the procedures followed in the country.

Those visiting the country will be required to bring a negative COVID-19 PCR test report that is not older than 48 hours or a rapid antigen test certificate that is valid for 24 hours from the scheduled flight to Qatar.

Travelers also need to note that they should have the Ehtarej mobile app, which they can activate using a local or international SIM card. Passengers will also be required to register for the Pre-Entry Online Registration System through the website ( within three days prior to arrival.


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