The cheapest times to fly from BGW to SHJ are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • May 14th to July 1st
  • September 24th to November 18th (except the week of October 22nd)
  • December 3rd to December 23rd (except the week of December 10th)

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 SHJ is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1019 for Wednesday flights during early July, or as low as $285 for Thursday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Sharjah

Flying from Baghdad (BGW) to Sharjah (SHJ) will usually cost between $285 to $816 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $393. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $438 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $318 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGW to SHJ flight.

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

BGW to SHJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGW to SHJ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baghdad. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SHJ, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into BGW. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $292 (42%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $353. Return trip prices are from the SHJ 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 SHJ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 33 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air India, Asiana, atlasglobal, Cham Wings, EgyptAir, Emirates, Gulf Air, Jordan Aviation, MEA, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 869 miles or 1399 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGW to SHJ flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Baghdad and Sharjah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from BGW to SHJ.


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 SHJ
Destination airport name Sharjah International Airport
City Sharjah
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.5


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