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 Frankfurt

Book your flights from Frankfurt to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and experience award winning luxury from the world leading airline.

Major Airports in Frankfurt

In Frankfurt, international flights depart from the Frankfurt Airport (FRA). The airport has two passenger terminals. The free SkyLine train connects the two terminals and leaves every 2-3 minutes. The train ride between terminals takes just two minutes. While waiting for your flight, enjoy Frankfurt Airport’s many shops, restaurants, salons, and spas. Or take advantage of the on-site travel agencies to book upcoming excursions. The airport also has financial services such as exchange windows, banks, and ATMs.

Airport Transportation in Frankfurt

In Frankfurt, it is possible to take a bus to Frankfurt Airport from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof station (the city’s main train station and the hub of most of its transportation options) and the ride takes about 1 hour 45 minutes. The train to Frankfurt Airport from Hauptbahnhof takes approximately 30 minutes. If you wish to travel by S-Bahn, Frankfurt’s metro-train, to the airport; the trip will take about 15 minutes. A taxi to Frankfurt Airport from Frankfurt city centre takes between 20 and 30 minutes, depending on traffic.

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

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