edinburghQatar Airways will operate a daily, direct scheduled service from Doha’s Hamad International Airport to Edinburgh Airport from 1st May 2015. The announcement comes just six months after the successful launch of the five-weekly service on the route and reinforces the airline’s commitment to add additional frequencies on the route, which it announced at the launch.

The daily QR027 outbound service and QR028 inbound service, operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner has a two-cabin configuration, comprising of 22 seats in Business Class and 232 Economy Class seats that include individual 10.5-inch television screens offering the latest inflight entertainment options while experiencing the airline’s award-winning five-star service.

Travelling from Edinburgh, the route has this year allowed enhanced travel times from the Scottish capital to destinations around the world with just one smooth international transfer through Doha’s new Hamad International Airport, without the need for any domestic transfers within the UK.

DOHA to/from EDINBURGH:
Daily:

QR 027 departs Doha (DOH) at 07:45; arrives Edinburgh (EDI) at 13:00
QR 028 departs Edinburgh (EDI) at 14:30; arrives Doha (DOH) at 23:30