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 United Kingdom

Book your flights from the United Kingdom to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy the in-flight features that have made us one of the world’s favourite airlines.

Major Airports in the United Kingdom

In London, international flights arrive and depart from London Heathrow Airport (LHR). With the largest number of passengers of any airport in the United Kingdom, Heathrow is also the third busiest airport in the world and has five passenger terminals.

From Manchester, flights leave Manchester Airport (MAN), formerly referred to as Ringway Airport. The three passenger terminals have many duty free shops and restaurants, but travellers with more time can visit the Concorde Experience and see the famous supersonic passenger jet on a guided tour.

Airport Transportation in the United Kingdom

From London, you can take a train to Heathrow Airport in around 50 to 60 minutes. The Heathrow Express is the fastest method of travel, taking about 15 minutes from London Paddington station. You can also take a taxi to Heathrow Airport with a travel time of about one hour.

Travellers flying from Manchester can take a bus to Manchester Airport with variable travel times according to the route and the original destination.

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Interested in Baghdad? Consider Al Ain

With your flights to Al Ain on Etihad Airways, you will find yourself in the beautiful Garden City where you’ll feel a distant past and return to embrace modernity all with the course of a few minutes. This land encompasses the spirit of the Emirates and preserves an ancient heritage that has earned it the designation as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Plan your Al Ain Holiday

There are a thousand reasons to travel to Al Ain: explore its modern roads in search of the most original sculptures, walk its green gardens in stark contrast to the desert that surrounds the city, look for a bargain in the old bazaar, step through the doors of its fortresses and into the past, or brave the desert sands on a camel in search of Qattara.

If you’re thinking of buying some tickets to Al Ain, keep in mind that the time preferred by residents of the nearby Abu Dhabi is the summer, so it will be harder to find flights and cheap hotels in Al Ain. It would be wise to consider a visit during the winter season when there are excellent flight deals to Al Ain and temperatures are milder.

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