Al-Rayyan is a city in the municipality of Al Rayyan in Qatar. It is considered a part of the Metropolitan Doha area.
Location Map of Ar Rayyan in Qatar
Where is Ar Rayyan Located?
Ar Rayyan city is located on the east coast of the Qatar Peninsula in the Persian Gulf. Ar Rayyan's latitude and longitude is 25.2862° N, 51.4204° E . The estimated population of Ar Rayyan city is 6.06 lakhs residents as of 2018, in an area of more than 11.9 square kilometres (4.6 square miles).
Districts of Ar RayyanAbu Hamour, Al Aziziya, Al Gharrafa, Al Luqta, Al Waab, Al Wajbah, Gharrafat Al Rayyan, Muraikh, Luaib, Mehairja, Baaya
Upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup Stadium in Al Rayyan, Qatar.
Quick Facts About Ar Rayyan
|Municipality||Al Rayyan Municipality|
|Coordinates||25.2854° N, 51.5310° E|
|Area of Ar Rayyan||11.9 sq. km (4.6 sq mi)|
|Population of Ar Rayyan||6.06 lakhs|
|Official Language||Arabic, Common languages (English)|
|Currency of Qatar||Riyal (QAR)|
|Nearest Airports||Hamad International Airport(DOH), Ar Rayyan International Airport(DIA)|
|Metro||Green Line of the Doha Metro|
|Qatar Calling code||+974|
|Ar Rayyan Time Zone||AST (UTC+3)|
|Climate||Hot desert climate|
|Ar Rayyan Neighborhoods||Old Al Rayyan, Qatar Foundation, Al Gharrafa, Al Maqran, Mebaireek|
Places to Visit in Ar Rayyan
Top Attractions in Ar Rayyan are 1. Museum of Islamic Art, 2. Doha Corniche, 3. The Pearl Qatar, 4. Imam Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab Mosque, 5. Katara Cultural Village, 6. National Museum of Qatar, 7. Oxygen Park, 8. Aqua Park Qatar, 9. Snow Dunes, 10. Education City Mosque.