A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Doha vs. Casablanca for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Doha or Casablanca?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Trying to figure out where to travel next? This travel comparison between Doha and Casablanca can help. It includes a travel cost comparison in addition to other factors. For many travelers, the cost of a destination is a primary consideration when choosing where to go.

Where Should I go: Doha or Casablanca?


Doha is the capital city of Qatar, modern and rapidly developing with much construction underway. It is home to Doha International Airport, the main point of entry for Qatar, as well as many of the country's best museums and examples of cultural heritage.


Casablanca is so much more than a classic Bogart movie with killer one-liners. It is also the largest, most cosmopolitan city in the country of Morocco. Sitting at the economic and industrial heart of this region, Casablanca has a population of approximately four million. Brush up on your high school French before visiting this lively city as it's the main language spoken by the locals. While this is the most liberal and progressive city in Morocco, remember to be cautious in this region of the world with your western views.

Which place is cheaper, Casablanca or Doha?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Doha is $200, while the average daily cost in Casablanca is $71. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Doha and Casablanca in more detail.

  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Doha $119
    Casablanca $42
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Doha $238
    Casablanca $84
Compare Hotels in Doha and Casablanca

Looking for a hotel in Doha or Casablanca? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Doha

Hotels in Casablanca

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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Doha Hotel Prices and Casablanca Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Doha $23
    Casablanca $11

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Doha

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Doha:

  • Sharing Arrival Transfer - Doha city: $14
  • Shared Departure Transfer from Doha: $14
  • Shared Arrival Transfer - Doha City: $14
  • Shared Departure Transfer from Doha: $14
  • Shared Departure Transfer in West Bay: $20
  • Shared Departure Transfer in West Bay : $20
  • Sharing Arrival Transfer - West Bay: $20
  • Sharing Arrival Transfer - West bay: $20
  • Shared Departure Transfer - Pearl Qatar: $27
  • Sharing Arrival Transfer - Pearl Qatar: $27
  • Easy Airport Transfers (Airport to Hotel): $30
  • Doha Private Airport and City Transfers: $44

Typical Local Transportation Prices in Casablanca

Below are a few samples from actual travelers for transportation costs in Casablanca:

  • Train from Airport (for 2)
  • Taxi Ride

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Casablanca

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Casablanca:

  • Mohammed V Airport (CMN) to Casablanca Cruise Port - Arrival Private Transfer: $21
  • One-Way Transfer from Casablanca to Fez via rabat : $221
  • Private Transfer From Casabalanca To Fez: $126
  • Private Transfer Marrakech-Casablanca: $154
  • - transfer from CasaBlanca to Fez Airport or city: $149
  • Airoport transfer from Casablanca to Marrakesh: $105
  • Airport transfer from Casablanca airport to Marrakech: $102
  • Airport transfers : $44
  • Arrival Private Transfer Casablanca Airport CMN to Casablanca City by Luxury Car: $184
  • Arrival Private Transfer Casablanca Airport CMN to Casablanca by Business Van: $92
  • Arrival Private Transfer Casablanca Airport to Casablanca City by Business Car: $101
  • Camel Ride in Palm Grove with tea & Transfer from Marrakech: $26

Is it cheaper to fly into Doha or Casablanca?

Prices for flights to both Casablanca and Doha change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.

  • Food Meals for one day
    Doha $61
    Casablanca $19

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Doha

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Doha.

  • Private Dinner on Safliya Island: $72
  • Private Dinner on Al Safliya Island: $76
  • Private Souk Waqif with Lunch or Dinner Tour: $96
  • Food Tour in The Pearl Qatar Island: $119
  • The Pearl-Qatar Food Tour & Boat Ride: $119
  • Half Day Doha City Tour with Lunch or Dinner: $143
  • Embrace Doha's Local Food Tour | Sample Delicious Qatari Dishes: $145
  • Full-Day Desert Safari with Buffet Dinner || Inland Sea Visit: $194
  • Full Day Desert Safari with Camp Access, Buffet Dinner,Camel Ride: $195
  • Doha : Full Day Desert Safari | BBQ Dinner | Inland sea: $197
  • Private Desert Safari with BBQ Lunch/Dinner at Souk Al Wakra: $202
  • Private Desert Safari with BBQ Lunch/Dinner at Souk Al Wakra Tour: $202

Typical Food Prices in Casablanca

Some typical examples of dining costs in Casablanca are as follows:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner at Rick's Cafe (for Two)

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Casablanca

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Casablanca.

  • Old local Market visit+Moroccan cooking class with a local family: $38
  • Flavors of Morocco Food Tour in Casablanca: $50
  • Couscous Cooking with a Local Family: $50
  • Street private Guided Food Tour with Tastings: $50
  • Street Food Tour by Night: $60
  • Casablanca City Night Tour and Traditional Moroccan Dinner: $65
  • Casablanca City Night Tour and Traditional Moroccan Dinner: $67
  • Food Tour with Tastings and Lunch: $71
  • Visit of the museum of the Slaoui foundation with a dinner at the red mullet of Isle: $93
  • Central Market Food Tour with Tastings and Lunch: $96
  • Private cooking Class in Casa by Traditional Lady +Free transport: $100
  • Casablanca Food Tour - Moroccan Street Food Tour: $105

  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Doha $18
    Casablanca $8.91

Tours and Activities in Doha

Here are a few actual costs in Doha for available activities, ticket prices, and tours:

  • Doha Tour App Hidden Gems Game and Big Qatar Quiz: $19
  • Al Safliya Island Photo Tour: $25
  • Al Safliya Island Boat Tour with Drinks: $25
  • Guided Walking Tour of Souq Waqif: $30
  • City Highlights Layover Tour: $32
  • Doha City Tour - Airport or Cruise Terminal Pick Up/Drop Off: $35
  • Doha Geocaching & City Tour Combo: $35
  • From Doha Cruise terminal: Doha City Highlights Guided Tour: $35
  • From Doha Cruise Terminal: Doha Private or Group City Tour: $35
  • 4-hour Downtown City Tour: $37
  • Transit Private city layover tour.: $42
  • Doha Like a Local: Customized Private Tour: $45

Tours and Activities in Casablanca

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Casablanca are as follows:

  • Skip the line Hassan II mosque Premium Tour entry ticket included: $14
  • HoplaPass 1 Day: Self-Guided Electric Scooter Tour: $17
  • Hassan II Mosque Premium Tour with Entry Ticket: $17
  • Hassan II Mosque Entry : Secure your Skip The Line Tickets Now !: $17
  • Hassan II Mosque : Secure your Skip The Line Tickets Now !: $18
  • Platinum Tour - Hassan II Mosque and cathedral: $19
  • Private Tour the Mosque Hassan II & Sacred Heart Cathedral: $19
  • Casablanca Instant Access Entry Tickets to Hassan II Mosque : $20
  • Casablanca and Morocco Shared Walking Tour with Licensed Guide: $24
  • Visit to the HASSAN2 mosque, ticket included, skip the line: $25
  • Enjoy the local Moroccan Hammam experience : $31
  • Hassan II Mosque Guided Tour with Entry Ticket: $31

  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Doha $15
    Casablanca -

When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Doha and Casablanca, we can see that Doha is more expensive. And not only is Casablanca much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. Since Doha is in Middle East and Casablanca is in Africa, this is one of the main reasons why the costs are so different, as different regions of the world tend to have overall different travel costs. So, traveling to Casablanca would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Casablanca and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Doha would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Doha than you might in Casablanca.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Doha Expensive? and Is Casablanca Expensive?.

Which is Bigger, Doha or Casablanca?

Casablanca has a larger population, and is about 9 times larger than the population of Doha. When comparing the sizes of Doha and Casablanca, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.

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