Arriving in Baghdad

With Etihad Airways you can book flights to Baghdad and immerse yourself in a land rich with history. The incredible mix of historic civilizations gives the city a peculiar and fascinating character that continues to attract travellers from all over the world.

Plan Your Baghdad Visit

To travel to Baghdad is to look at a past that still has many secrets to reveal to the West. Apart from its stunning mosques and palaces that resemble those from One Thousand and One Nights, this city also offer a unique experience for shopping enthusiasts with the souks of Sharjah and Coppersmith, a universe of colours and scents that appeal to the senses.

If you decide to buy tickets to Baghdad, be sure to visit nearby Babylon. With a little imagination, you can revive the splendour of the times of Hammurabi and Nebuchadnezzar. To complete the visit, the National Museum of Iraq displays some of the most prized relics of Mesopotamian civilizations. With Etihad Airways, you can find great flight deals to Baghdad using the Deals section of our website. Furthermore, as tourism is still growing in the area, it is easy to find cheap hotels in Baghdad.

Flying from Colombo

Book your flights from Colombo to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and know that you will be entertained with all the latest interactive technology. With games, television shows and films, you won’t be short of things to do.

Major Airports in Colombo

Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) is the major airport in Colombo and is located 35 km north of the city. As the main hub airport for Sri Lanka it handles a large number of passengers. It is being redeveloped by local government, including the construction of an entirely new runway and the addition of a modern shopping mall and restaurants, as the popularity of Sri Lanka as a destination continues to rise.

Airport Transportation in Colombo

Buses to Bandaranaike International Airport are available every 15 minutes from the main bus station. These are operated by the airport itself. There is also public transportation from various points in the city. You can get a taxi to Bandaranaike International Airport, which are run by the airport’s own taxi service. Some of the taxis are air-conditioned and are available on request. There is no train to Bandaranaike International Airport but there is a station less than 1 km away from the airport.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Colombo to Baghdad on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Office in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Level 26, East Tower, World Trade Centre
Colombo 01
+94 11 4766500
cmbtkt@etihad.ae
8.30 am-5 pm (Mon-Fri), 9 am-1 pm (Sat & public holidays)