The cheapest times to fly from ROC to BGW are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • August 27th 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 ROC to BGW is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $3595 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $974 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Baghdad

Flying from Rochester, NY (ROC) to Baghdad (BGW) will usually cost between $1043 to $2529 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1072. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2747. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1675 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1271 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROC to BGW flight.

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

ROC to BGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROC to BGW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Baghdad, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Rochester. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $277 (16%) 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 $1359. Return trip prices are from the BGW to ROC 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 ROC to BGW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (ROC > JFK > BGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1130
  • Average savings: $142 (11.13%)

See ROC to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6011 miles or 9674 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROC to BGW flight is about 11 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, NY and Baghdad?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from ROC to BGW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROC
Origination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7

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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