The cheapest times to fly from BGW to ATL are

  • January 22nd to May 6th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)

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 BGW to ATL is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $2249 for Thursday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1166 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Baghdad (BGW) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $1183 to $1609 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1175. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1820. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $646 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1355 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGW to ATL flight.

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

BGW to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGW to ATL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Baghdad. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Baghdad. 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 $1384. Return trip prices are from the ATL to BGW 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 BGW to ATL 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 BGW to ATL

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 BGW to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (BGW > SAW > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $899
  • Average savings: $456 (33.63%)

See BGW to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (BGW > IST > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $412 (30.42%)

See BGW to SAW flights

Hack #3: Cairo (BGW > CAI > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1124
  • Average savings: $231 (17.02%)

See BGW to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

How many flights go between Baghdad and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from BGW to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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