Cheap flights to Iraq

GRR — EBL
Jan 31 — Feb 71

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Flights to Iraq in 2023

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$1,014Average for round-trip flights in January 2023
Round-trip from$846From New York to Baghdad Intl
One-way from$342One-way flight from New York to Iraq

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Cheap flights to Baghdad
Feb 4 - Mar 19
EWR

Newark

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

20h 30m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

28h 40m
$913

Turkish Airlines

Deal found 1/23

Feb 20 - Mar 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

16h 25m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

37h 50m
$913

Turkish Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 22 - Mar 2
EWR

Newark

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

15h 45m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

24h 45m
$943

Turkish Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Cheap flights to Erbil
Feb 25 - Mar 23
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

1 stop

20h 20m
EBL

Erbil Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

23h 35m
$891

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/23

Feb 25 - Mar 20
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

1 stop

20h 20m
EBL

Erbil Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

25h 35m
$892

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23 - Mar 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

2 stops

25h 10m
EBL

Erbil Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

17h 55m
$912

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/23

Cheap flights to Najaf
Feb 8 - Feb 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

1 stop

20h 20m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 15m
$1,121

Emirates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

2 stops

38h 56m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

43h 30m
$1,196

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Jan 25 - Jan 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

2 stops

39h 01m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

32h 59m
$1,345

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Iraq 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Iraq found for this year
May 3 - Jun 1
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

20h 30m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
$846

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/25

Apr 15 - May 13
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

1 stop

22h 25m
EBL

Erbil Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
$850

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/24

Apr 22 - Apr 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

26h 15m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
$855

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/25

Apr 18 - Apr 25
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

1 stop

22h 25m
EBL

Erbil Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
$858

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/25

Mar 16 - Mar 25
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

16h 15m
$863

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/25

Mar 7 - Apr 5
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

1 stop

13h 50m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
$882

Royal Jordanian

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Iraq

The cheapest one-way flights to Iraq
Feb 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

BGW

Baghdad Intl

2 stops

41h 10m
$361

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

EBL

Erbil Intl

2 stops

41h 40m
$342

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

May 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

3 stops

40h 10m
$723

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Iraq

Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews
Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

Austrian Airlines
7.5
Good
138 reviews
Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

Qatar Airways
7.3
Good
1,007 reviews
Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,127 reviews
Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

Lufthansa
6.7
Okay
865 reviews
Emirates
8.0
Very good
853 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Snacks and beverages would be nice since the flight is over 3 hrs.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Iraq?

The cheapest ticket to Iraq found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$1,095

February

$1,040

March

$1,059

April

$980

May

$1,062

June

$1,552

July

$1,309

August

$1,139

September

$1,155

October

$1,194

November

$1,239

December

$1,209

Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Iraq. Flying to Iraq in June will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Iraq?

Average Iraq flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - BGW

Price

$974 - $1,947

BGW

Temperature

46.4 - 93.2 °F

BGW

Rainfall

0 - 0.8 inches

When is the best time to book a flight to Iraq?

Booking 41 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Iraq. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Iraq?

The cheapest flights to Iraq are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Friday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Iraq?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the evening when visiting Iraq. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the morning as these tend to have higher demand.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in Iraq?

Baghdad, Erbil, Najaf, Sulaymaniyah and Basra are the most popular flight destinations in Iraq.

How long is the flight to Iraq?

Considering the airline, the fastest one-stop flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Baghdad International Airport takes around 14h 15m, while the shortest flight time from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Erbil International Airport is roughly 13h 50m. The shortest one-stop flight time from Los Angeles International Airport to Baghdad, Iraq is roughly 19h 15m, while flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Erbil International take approximately 22h 40m. Some flights can take as long as 38h, depending on the airline, number of stops, and duration of the stopover.

Which cities offer direct flights to Iraq?

Unfortunately, direct flights from the United States to Iraq are currently not serviced by any airline. However, Turkish Airlines offers one-stop flight deals to Iraq from New York, San Francisco, Boston, and Los Angeles with stopovers at Istanbul Atatürk Airport. Alternatively, Qatar Airways offers one-stop flights from Seattle, Atlanta, Los Angeles, and Dallas with stopovers at Doha Hamad International. If you’re flying to Erbil International, you’ll find one-stop flights at Houston, Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles and New York with stopovers in Istanbul Atatürk Airport serviced by Turkish Airways and Qatar Airways.

What is the best way to travel around Iraq?

Air travel is a quick and straightforward way to travel around Iraq, ideal for long-distance trips between cities. Domestic flights link the major cities, including Erbil, Basra, and Baghdad. Iraq also has a railway system connecting Basra to Baghdad. The train runs one time every day. A convenient way to travel around is by car however, by bus is less expensive.

What are some things to do in Iraq?

Iraq offers several tourist attractions, such as the Ishtar Gate, the Tower of Babel art museum, the Ziggurat of Ur, and the Iraq Museum in Baghdad. If you’re visiting Erbil, Sami Abdulrahman Park or Shanadar Park provides a nice destination for taking walks, or enjoying a picnic. These attractions feature restaurants, a pond and, play areas for children. Depending on your desired location, other activities in Iraq may include wildlife excursions, river boat rides, and cave tours. In addition, the country hosts interesting festivals like the Iraqi short film festival, the Assyrian New Year, and Baghdad’s Summer Festival.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Iraq?

In order to fly to Iraq, you will need a visa issued in advance. You will also need a passport that has been valid for at least six months from the date the visa was issued. If your plans include a visit to Iraqi Kurdistan, you can get a visa on arrival at Erbil International Airport or Sulaymaniyah International Airport. If you choose to do this, the visa is only valid for that region and is not valid for travel into other areas of the country. Single entry visas are good for up to three months and multi-entry visas are good for up to a year.

How popular are flights to Iraq this year?

Iraq has seen a 87% increase in demand for flights to the city compared to last year.

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First Classfrom $16,071/person
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Economyfrom $167/person

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