Cheap flights to Iraq

How to Find Cheap Flights to Iraq

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What Airlines Fly from the UAE to Iraq?

If you are looking to book flights from the UAE to Iran, there are plenty of options available to you. It is currently possible to fly directly from the UAE to Baghdad, Basra, Erbil, Najaf and Sulaymaniyah. The primary airport in the country is Baghdad International Airport - UAE-based travelers will be able to fly to Baghdad out of Dubai International Airport with Emirates, Iraqi Airways and flydubai. Alternatively, those looking to catch flights to Basra will be able to arrive at Basra International Airport from Dubai International Airport with Emirates, Iraqi Airways and flydubai, or leave from Sharjah with Air Arabia.

It is also possible to travel to Al Najaf International Airport from Dubai or Sharjah. If you are coming from Dubai you can make the journey with flydubai and Iraqi Airways from Dubai International Airport, while those coming from Sharjah can fly with Air Arabia. Currently flights to Erbil International Airport are also possible from Dubai International Airport with flydubai and Iraqi Airways or out of Sharjah with Air Arabia.

Where to Stay in Iraq

Hotels in Iraq for any budget

Iraq Travel Information

UAE nationals traveling to Iraq will have to apply for a visa first before flying, although if you are arriving at Al Najaf International Airport or Basra International Airport you can obtain a visa upon arrival. The country is generally hot throughout with some regions experiencing temperatures on a similar level to the UAE, although some inland cities like Erbil can get surprisingly chilly over the winter. The Iraqi dinar is the currency you will need while you are in Iraq, while you can expect prices to be a lot lower to those in the UAE.

* This information is correct as of June 2019

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.