The cheapest times to fly from FRA to BGW are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of October 15th)

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 FRA to BGW is mid January. Prices can be as high as $797 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $368 for Thursday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Baghdad

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Baghdad (BGW) will usually cost between $380 to $724 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $378. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $711. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $333 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $532 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to BGW flight.

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

FRA to BGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to BGW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BGW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FRA. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Baghdad, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Frankfurt. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $36 (6%) 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 $505. Return trip prices are from the BGW to FRA 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 FRA to BGW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 51 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking FRA 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 FRA to BGW — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $523
  • Average savings: $9 (1.69%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air Serbia, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Gulf Air, Iraqi, Lufthansa, MEA, Onur Air, Pegasus, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Al Muthana Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2147 miles or 3455 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to BGW flight is about 4 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Baghdad?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from FRA to BGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

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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