The cheapest times to fly from NJF to PHX are

  • January 15th to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • October 29th 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 NJF to PHX is late January. Prices can be as high as $3379 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1243 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Al Najaf (NJF) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $1440 to $3185 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2578. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1175 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1618 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NJF to PHX flight.

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

NJF to PHX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NJF to PHX flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Najaf. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into NJF. Fridays 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 $608 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1586. Return trip prices are from the PHX to NJF 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 NJF to PHX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking NJF to PHX

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 NJF to PHX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (NJF > IST > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1301
  • Average savings: $318 (19.62%)

See NJF to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (NJF > CPH > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1375
  • Average savings: $244 (15.05%)

See NJF to IST flights

Hack #3: Beirut (NJF > BEY > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1501
  • Average savings: $118 (7.26%)

See NJF to BEY flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from NJF to PHX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Al Najaf International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7661 miles or 12329 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from NJF to PHX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NJF to PHX flight is about 14 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Al Najaf and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from NJF to PHX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NJF
Origination airport name Al Najaf International Airport
City Al Najaf
Country Iraq
Latitude 32
Longitude 44.4

Return Airport

Destination code PHX
Destination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112


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