Cheap flights to Baghdad Iraq

Hotter than ever
  • Flights from Birmingham starting at 400 EUR
  • Flights from Manchester starting at 400 EUR

About Baghdad


With its shisha pipes and copper markets, Baghdad was firmly on the hippie trail back in the 1960s. In recent decades the city has been more likely to feature in news bulletins than travel features, but as stability slowly returns to the region, adventurous travellers are starting to rediscover Baghdad’s delights.

Baghdad is one of the hottest cities in the world, with an average summer temperature of up to 44C. 

The world-class museum may have been looted, and the zoo – once the biggest in the Middle East – decimated, but booksellers have returned to Mutanabbi Street, revitalising this respected literary community. These days the tables of the city’s outdoor fish restaurants are packed until long past midnight, and you are as likely to be offered a cool beer as a steaming glass of tea.

Al Kadhimiya Mosque contains the tombs of two descendants of the prophet Mohammad.

How’s the weather in Baghdad in May?

  • Temperature 20-37 °C
  • Dry days 27-
  • Average rainfall 0 mm
  • Snow days 0


  • Population 7.2M
  • Local time :
  • Currency Iraqi Dinar

What does Baghdad cost?

View more
  • Meal
    Restaurant meals in Baghdad cost 51% less than in Dublin
  • Train
    A typical train ticket is 0.59 EUR


  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 7.42 EUR


  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.47 EUR


  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): .59 EUR
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.92 EUR

Sports And Leisure

  • Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult: 40.05 EUR
  • Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend): 24.55 EUR
  • Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat: 7.8 EUR

Clothing And Shoes

  • 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar): 44.14 EUR
  • 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...): 37.32 EUR
  • 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes: 66.57 EUR
  • 1 Pair of Men's Leather Business Shoes: 70.64 EUR

Great places in Baghdad

People who like Baghdad also like to fly to...

Sorry, this info is currently only avaiable in English

Cookies uses cookies
Read more