974 is the country calling code for Qatar.
Qatar is a country on the continent of Asia. The capital city of Qatar is Doha.
How to Call Qatar from the UK
To call a telephone number in Qatar from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Qatar - 974.
- Dial the number of the person/business.
Area Codes and Landlines
Landline numbers have 8 digits and begin with 4.
Qatar does not use area codes.
To call a landline in Qatar from the United Kingdom, dial the international call prefix (00/+), the Qatari country code (974), then the customer number, e.g., 00-974-4XXXXXXX or +974-4XXXXXXX.
Mobile Telephone Numbers in Qatar
Qatari mobile telephone numbers begin with 3, 5, 6, or 7.
To call a mobile phone number in Qatar from the UK, dial the international exit call prefix (00/+), the Qatar country code (974), and then the customer number, e.g., 00-974-XXXXXXXX or +974-XXXXXXXX.
When calling Qatar from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Qatar and the UK.
The time right now in Qatar is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Qatar and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.
The currency used in Qatar is the Qatari rial (QAR).
The current exchange rates between the Qatari rial and the British pound (QAR to GBP, GBP to QAR) are:
- 1 Qatari rial (QAR) = 0.22 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 4.54 QAR
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Qatar – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Qatar in recent years is:
- 2018 - 2,781,677
- 2017 - 2,724,724
- 2016 - 2,654,374
- 2015 - 2,565,710
- 2014 - 2,459,198
- 2013 - 2,336,574
Map of Qatar
The location of Qatar is shown on the map below.