Cheap flights to Iraq

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Flights to Iraq in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$2,150Average for return flights in August 2022
Return from$2,506From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Baghdad Intl
One-way from$1,075One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Iraq

Cheap flights to Iraq in August, September 2022

The best prices found for BGW flights for August, September
15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

2 stops

63h 30m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

40h 00m
$2,274

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BGW

Baghdad Intl

2 stops

53h 30m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

28h 55m
$2,506

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

11 Sep. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BGW

Baghdad Intl

2 stops

54h 15m
BGW

Baghdad Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

35h 55m
$2,515

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Iraq 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Iraq found for this year
7 Nov. - 6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

1 stop

25h 15m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

37h 25m
$2,079

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

12 Nov. - 6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

2 stops

28h 35m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

37h 25m
$2,223

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

7 Nov. - 6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

1 stop

25h 15m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

36h 55m
$2,226

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Last minute flights to Iraq

Late deals on return flights to Iraq, departing today and this week
16 Aug. - 23 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

1 stop

33h 50m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

31h 25m
$3,318

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

16 Aug. - 23 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

2 stops

28h 40m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

31h 25m
$3,327

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

16 Aug. - 22 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

1 stop

33h 50m
NJF

Najaf Al Najaf Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

47h 40m
$3,711

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Iraq?

The cheapest ticket to Iraq found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$1,978

February

$1,888

March

$1,911

April

$1,981

May

$2,059

June

$2,375

July

$2,508

August

$2,069

September

$2,259

October

$1,980

November

$2,028

December

$2,266

February is currently the cheapest month to fly to Iraq. At this moment in time July is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Iraq?

Average Iraq flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - BGW

Price

$1,739 - $3,335

BGW

Temperature

8 - 34 °C

BGW

Rainfall

0 - 20 mm

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

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Iraq, you should look to book at least 55 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Iraq?

At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Iraq. Wednesday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Iraq?

Flights at midday are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Iraq. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in Iraq?

The most popular flight destination in Iraq, according to our users, is Erbil, followed by Baghdad, Najaf, Basra and Sulaymaniyah.

How long is the flight to Iraq?

Depending on the airline you choose, the fastest one-stop flight from Sydney Airport to Baghdad International Airport takes around 18h 30m, while the shortest flight time from Sydney Airport to Erbil International Airport is roughly 21h 40m. The shortest one-stop flight time from Melbourne Airport to Baghdad, Iraq is roughly 19h 40m, while flights from Melbourne to Erbil International take approximately 21h 25m. Some flights can take as long as 47h, depending on the airline, number of stops, and stopover duration.

Which cities offer direct flights to Iraq?

Unfortunately, direct flights from Australia to Iraq are currently not serviced by any airline. However, Emirates Airlines offers one-stop flight deals to Iraq from Sydney, Perth and Melbourne via Dubai. Alternatively, Qatar Airways offers one-stop flights from Sydney, Perth, and Melbourne with stopovers at Doha Hamad International. If you’re flying to Erbil International, you’ll find one-stop flights at Sydney Airport, Melbourne Airport, and Perth Airport serviced by Qatar Airways and Emirates Airlines.

What is the best way to travel around Iraq?

Air travel provides a quick and easy way of traveling around Iraq, especially for long-distance trips between cities. The country has domestic flights linking most of the major cities, including Erbil, Basra, and Baghdad. Iraq also has a rail route that connects Basra to Baghdad. The train runs once daily. For shuttles within cities, taxis are a popular pick.

What are some things to do in Iraq?

Iraq offers several tourist attractions, such as the 9th century Great Mosque of Samarra, Lalish Temple in Al-Shikhan, the Citadel of Erbil, and the Iraq Museum in Baghdad. If you’re visiting Erbil, Sami Abdulrahman Park provides a nice destination for taking walks, jogging or going on a picnic. It also features a pond, restaurant, and playgrounds for kids. Depending on your destination, other things to do in Iraq might include nature excursions, river trips, and cave tours. In addition, the country hosts several festivals during the year, including the Iraqi short film festival (which is held between August and September) and the Assyrian New Year, which occurs annually, on the 1st of April.

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

You’ll need a visa issued in advance to fly to Iraq. You’ll also need a passport that’s valid for at least six months from the date of the issued visa. If you plan to visit Iraqi Kurdistan, you can obtain a visa on arrival at Erbil International Airport or Sulaymaniyah International Airport. However, this visa is only valid for the region and not valid for travel to other areas in the country. Single entry visas are valid for up to three months while multi-entry visas are valid for up to a year.

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