Baghdad to Istanbul Flight Duration

Find flight duration times from Baghdad to Istanbul, compare live flight prices and book your tickets.

What is the flight duration from Baghdad to Istanbul?
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Average flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes

The fastest flight time from Baghdad to Istanbul is 2 hours 55 minutes

Baghdad to Istanbul flight duration breakdown

Average flight duration 3 hours 8 minutes
Shortest flight duration 2 hours 55 minutes
Longest flight duration 3 hours 25 minutes
The average flight time from Baghdad to Istanbul is 3 hours 8 minutes. However, the duration of flights can differ depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air. This means individual flight times can be quicker, but on occasion, they can also be longer.

The distance from Baghdad to Istanbul is 1,000 miles / 1,609 km

Baghdad airports

Baghdad has 1 airport: Baghdad International Airport (BGW)

If you don't fancy flying from Baghdad there are a number of airports nearby that fly to İstanbul: Al Najaf International Airport (NJF), Sulaimaniyah International Airport (ISU), Erbil International Airport (EBL) and Basra International Airport (BSR).

İstanbul airports

İstanbul has 2 airports: Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (IST) and Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (SAW).

If you don't fancy flying from İstanbul there are a number of airports nearby that fly to Baghdad: Izmir Adnan Menderes International Airport (ADB), Esenboga International Airport (ESB), Bodrum Milas Airport (BJV), Konya Airport (KYA), Dalaman Airport (DLM), Antalya Airport (AYT) and Gazipasa Airport (GZP).

We found some additional routes that may be of interest to you: Iraq to İstanbul and Iraq to Turkey.

Baghdad & İstanbul local times and timezones

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Baghdad, Iraq is 0 hours ahead of İstanbul, Turkey

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Baghdad to Istanbul FAQs

How long does it take to fly from Baghdad to Istanbul?

On average, the flight time from Baghdad to Istanbul is 3 hours 8 minutes. But remember, flight times can vary slightly depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air.

This means that your flight from Baghdad to Istanbul could be longer or shorter than the average flight time.

What is the distance between Baghdad and Istanbul?

The distance between Baghdad and Istanbul is 1,000 miles or 1,609 km.

What is the shortest flight duration from Baghdad to Istanbul?

The shortest flight time from Baghdad to Istanbul is 2 hours 55 minutes. However, flight times can vary depending on weather conditions, air congestion and flight path, so this time is never guaranteed.

Can I fly from Baghdad to İstanbul?

The average flight time from Baghdad to Istanbul is 3 hours 8 minutes. Nearby airport to consider flying from include: Baghdad International Airport (BGW) Check ticket prices and review carrier requirements carefully before booking your trip.

What is the timezone difference between Baghdad and İstanbul?

The time zone difference between Baghdad and İstanbul is 0 hours.