Qatar Rail announces that the Oryx Intersection between Khalifa Street and Al Bidaa Street will be temporarily diverted from 17/03/2017 to 31/03/2017. The temporary diversion will take place for the construction of the pedestrian underpass between Corniche project site and the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex.
Qatar Rail would like to take this opportunity to apologize for any inconvenience the public may experience due to the road diversion. In the meantime, and in line with the company's core principle to "Keep Doha Moving", traffic will be allowed to flow as shown on the map.
Additionally, the necessary notices will be delivered to the public through social media platforms .
As an integral part of the Qatar Rail Development Program (QRDP), the Doha Metro network, consisting of 4 lines, will cover the Greater Doha area and will include connections to town centers and vital commercial and residential areas throughout the city. In central Doha, the Metro will be underground, whilst at the outskirts; it will mainly be at ground level or above the ground. The first phase of the project, involving three lines, is due to operate in 2020.