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Flights to Baghdad in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price£435Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from£324From London to Baghdad Intl
One-way from£8One-way flight from London to Baghdad Intl (BGW)

Cheap flights to Baghdad in May, June 2022

The best prices found for BGW flights for May, June
3 Jun - 15 Jun
£313pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
19 May - 22 May
£317pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
18 May - 24 May
£319pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted

Baghdad 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Baghdad found for this year
31 Oct - 12 Nov
£276pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
3 Jun - 15 Jun
£313pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STN
London Stansted
19 May - 22 May
£317pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted

Last minute flights to Baghdad

Late deals on return flights to Baghdad, departing today and this week
24 May - 19 Jun
£334pp
STN
London Stansted
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
26 May - 14 Jun
£355pp
STN
London Stansted
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Pegasus Airlines
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
24 May - 21 Jun
£375pp
LTN
London Luton
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGW
Baghdad Intl
BGW
Baghdad Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LTN
London Luton

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Baghdad

Can I fly to Baghdad Intl from United Kingdom right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from United Kingdom to Baghdad Intl

Most visitors from United Kingdom need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Baghdad Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Baghdad Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering Baghdad Intl.

Can I fly back to United Kingdom from Baghdad Intl?

Returning to United Kingdom from Baghdad Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Baghdad Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering United Kingdom.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Baghdad Intl are not required to quarantine after entering United Kingdom.

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Baghdad?

The cheapest ticket to Baghdad found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£413
February
£422
March
£426
April
£433
May
£450
June
£461
July
£498
August
£516
September
£449
October
£458
November
£443
December
£482
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Baghdad is January. The most expensive month for flights is August. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Baghdad Intl Airport?

Average Baghdad Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
LON - BGW
Price
£413 - £642
BGW
Temperature
15 - 44 °C
BGW
Rainfall
0 - 30 mm

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

The best time to book flights to Baghdad is 38 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Baghdad?

The cheapest day to fly to Baghdad is usually Tuesday. At the moment, Friday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Baghdad?

To get the best value, try booking a flight at midday when visiting Baghdad. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the afternoon as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Baghdad?

Flights from the UK to Baghdad, Iraq range from about 5h-16h. If you’re flying out of London’s Heathrow or Gatwick Airports, you can expect your flight time to be on the shorter end of the spectrum, whereas if you’re departing from a city as far north as Edinburgh or Glasgow, your flight will likely be up to 16 hours. Your flight time will also depend on the number and length of any layovers, as well as the availability of flights.

Where can you get direct flights to Baghdad from?

There is one direct flight to Baghdad from London Heathrow airport each week, serviced by Iraqi Airlines. Unless you book that flight, you’ll end up with at least one stopover along your journey. Common layover cities when travelling from the UK to Baghdad include London (when flying out of other UK cities), Dubai, Istanbul, Amman, and Doha.

How do you get from Baghdad airport to the city centre?

If you’re flying to Baghdad from the UK, you’ll alight at Baghdad International Airport (BGW), which is about 16km west of Baghdad city centre. To reach the city centre from the airport, you have a couple of safe options. You can take a taxi from the airport to your destination in the city centre, just be sure to book ahead to ensure your safety. Your journey via taxi will last about 30 minutes and cost around £37, and you will likely have to pay in cash. Check to see if your hotel provides a shuttle service from the airport. Besides these two options, other modes of transport are considered too unsafe for foreign travellers.

What are some things to do in Baghdad?

Baghdad is a city filled with a rich history and distinct culture in spite of its conflicted past. There are plenty of things to do in this city to suit a variety of tastes, just always be sure to travel with a guide and in groups when in Baghdad to ensure your safety as a foreign traveller. Gain a better understanding of Iraqi ancient history and its Ottoman roots with a trip to The Iraq Museum, which is filled with artworks, artefacts, and more to dazzle the eye and mind alike. Zawraa Park is a family-friendly theme park, zoo, and gardens in one superb destination. At Al-Jawadain Holy Shrine, you’ll surely feel a sense of tranquility as you glimpse its gorgeous golden façade along with the locals.

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

Yes, UK citizens need both a valid passport and a visa to travel to Baghdad, Iraq. Your passport should also have at least six months of validity remaining before your entry into Iraq. Be sure to contact the Iraqi Embassy in London or Iraqi Consulate in Manchester for the proper forms and further information.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Baghdad?

Most people fly into Baghdad Intl (BGW) if they book a flight to Baghdad. Baghdad Intl is conveniently located just 9.0 mi from Baghdad’s city centre.

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