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 Shannon

Book your flights from Shannon to hundreds of destinations in Europe and worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy impeccable service from reservation until final destination.

Major Airports in Shannon

The main airport servicing Shannon and County Clare is Shannon International Airport (SNN). This airport was the birthplace of duty free shopping and historically a major connecting point for aircraft refuelling to and from the US. The terminal building can accommodate just fewer than 2 million passengers a year. The airport has the amenities you need and executive lounges including ATMs, foreign exchange and executive lounges.

Airport Transportation in Shannon

It is possible to pre-book a bus service to Shannon International Airport from most major towns across the county. We strongly advise you to check the schedule before you depart. At time of writing this, there is no public bus to Shannon International Airport. However, some hotels offer a shuttle bus to Shannon International Airport. There is also no train to Shannon International Airport currently. A taxi to Shannon International Airport is probably the most convenient method of transport. The Shannon International Airport has a dedicated taxi service that covers the whole of County Clare.

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

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