Arriving in Basrah

Book your flights to Basra with Etihad Airways and get ready to discover a mythical land where legend and fantasy go hand in hand. Located in the Arabian Gulf, the life of its inhabitants has always been linked to the sea, so it’s not strange that Sinbad legends are still alive in the areas surrounding its port.

Plan Your Basra Holiday

Travel to Basra and open the door to its past. Old Town is still impressive with its amber-brick buildings, openwork tracery windows, and its ancient mosques that remain as a sign of ancient splendour. Use the Shatt al-Arab River as your guide and you’ll see its most urban side at the Corniche al-Basora pier and its more traditional side in the neighbourhoods along the riverbanks.

If you decide to book tickets to Basra using Etihad’s Deals section, don't forget to go to Sinbad Island and explore its beautiful gardens in the middle of the river. With Etihad Airways you can find good flight deals to Basra, but remember that the best season to travel is during the fall and winter. Regarding accommodation, it won't be too difficult to find cheap hotels in Basra as tourism is still growing.

Flying from Belfast

Book your flights from Belfast with Etihad Airways, relax and let us take care of you. With a decade of experience in the air and our modern and safe aircrafts, we know how to please our passengers and make sure that you have a perfect trip to your final destination.

Major Airports in Belfast

George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD) is located near the port, just 5km from the city centre. It welcomes more than two million passengers a year and has all the modern amenities including restaurants, stores and even conference rooms.

Airport Transportation in Belfast

This airport is well connected with the city. You can take a train to George Best Belfast City Airport, which will take you to the Sydenham railway station, and from there a bus will take you the rest of the way, directly to the terminal.

Alternatively, you can take a bus to George Best Belfast City Airport. It is No. 600 and it departs every 20 minutes. If you’re in a hurry or you are travelling with a lot of luggage, you always can take a taxi George Best Belfast City Airport, which is a much faster and more comfortable option.

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

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