Thuraya Service

Thuraya Service

Even in the most remote parts of the world, pick up a signal

Thuraya satellite service enables you to make and receive calls in more than 100 countries in over 3 different continents. The service is particularly useful in rural areas - whether deep into the desert or in the frozen wastelands. When you are calling from outside the network coverage area, your call is transferred to Thuraya's satellite and then connected to the world.

The world's toughest satellite phone

Thuraya XT The world’s toughest satellite phone - designed to withstand the harshest global environments and the most extreme conditions to ensure you stay close, however remote the location. The combination of advanced voice clarity technology and an omni-directional antenna ensures an uninterrupted signal even during non-stationary calls, offering users a real 'walk & talk' experience.

Thuraya XT is available for QR3499.

Price Plans

Thuraya offers a postpaid and a prepaid plan as follows:

Price Plans Postpaid(QR/ min) Prepaid(QR/ min)
Connection Fees + SIM Card 110 *200
Monthly Rental 62  
SIM Replacement 44 44
Change of Ownership 110  
Dial number change fees 110  
Scratch Card   75

* Upon connection on the prepaid plan, you are offered a 1 year validity period with an initial credit of QR10 worth of calls.

Call rates QR/min:

Thuraya tariff Postpaid (QR/min) Prepaid(QR/ min)
Thuraya to Thuraya 3.25 3.61
Thuraya to local "on and off Ooredoo network" 4.89 5.44
Local (in Qatar) to Thuraya 6 6

Roaming rates for Special Services (Satellite, Thuraya)

  Calling people in the country you’re in (QR/ min) Calling Qatar(QR/ min) Calling another country (QR/ min) Receiving a Call(QR/ min) Sending SMS(QR/ SMS) Internet(QR/ MB)
Satellite & Special Services 30 30 30 30 2 75
Thuraya 6 6 17 2.25 2 75

Please visit Ooredoo shops to apply for Thuraya service.


Thuraya Help Desk For help at anytime, please call Thuraya customer service help desk at +971 68080444 or fax on +971 68828444 or email on

For general updates on Thuraya's services, please visit their website at