The cheapest times to fly from ATL to BGW are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • March 19th to May 13th
  • September 3rd to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to BGW is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2242 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $1054 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Baghdad

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Baghdad (BGW) will usually cost between $1141 to $2208 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1117. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $2195. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1078 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1620 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to BGW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to BGW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to BGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to BGW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Baghdad, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $141 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1531. Return trip prices are from the BGW to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to BGW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to BGW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to BGW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Houston, TX (ATL > IAH > BGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1127
  • Average savings: $493 (30.41%)

See ATL to IAH flights

Hack #2: Beirut (ATL > BEY > BGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1135
  • Average savings: $485 (29.95%)

See ATL to BEY flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > BGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1158
  • Average savings: $462 (28.5%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to BGW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Gulf Air, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Al Muthana Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6739 miles or 10845 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to BGW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to BGW flight is about 13 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Baghdad?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from ATL to BGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code BGW
Destination airport name Al Muthana Airport
City Baghdad
Country Iraq
Latitude 33.3
Longitude 44.4


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