The cheapest times to fly from BGW to PIT are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 PIT is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2325 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $1464 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Pittsburgh

Flying from Baghdad (BGW) to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) will usually cost between $1483 to $2112 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1526. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $2046. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $520 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1803 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGW to PIT flight.

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

BGW to PIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGW to PIT flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Baghdad. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Pittsburgh, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Baghdad. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $283 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1712. Return trip prices are from the PIT 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 PIT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BGW to PIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from PIT
  • Usually 9.35% less expensive than PIT
  • 2-layover flights available

See BGW to CLE flights


Flight Hacking BGW to PIT

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 PIT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (BGW > CPH > PIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $769 (42.66%)

See BGW to CAI flights

Hack #2: Cairo (BGW > CAI > PIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1122
  • Average savings: $681 (37.75%)

See BGW to CPH flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (BGW > SAW > PIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1125
  • Average savings: $678 (37.59%)

See BGW to SAW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Gulf Air, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pittsburgh International Airport to Al Muthana Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6233 miles or 10031 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGW to PIT flight is about 12 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Baghdad and Pittsburgh, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from BGW to PIT.


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 PIT
Destination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2


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