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There are 3 ways to get from Amman Airport (AMM) to Karbala by plane, car or bus

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Fly to Baghdad, drive

  1. Fly from Amman (AMM) to Baghdad (BGW)
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

Fly to Najaf, drive

  1. Fly from Amman (AMM) to Najaf (NJF)
  2. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from Amman Abdali Terminal to Baghdad
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iraq

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Iraq. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Iraq.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some international borders began to reopen in Iraq from July 16.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Iraq from July 23.

International flights leaving Jordan are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jordan

Last updated: September 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Amman Airport (AMM) and Karbala is 763 km.

It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Amman Airport (AMM) to Karbala, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amman Airport to Baghdad Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Jordan Aviation, Royal Jordanian and Iraqi Airways offer flights from Amman Airport to Baghdad Airport.

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Map of how to get from Amman Airport (AMM) to Karbala.
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  • Distance: 762.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Amman Airport (AMM), Jordan and Karbala, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Amman Airport (AMM) to Karbala. However, you can fly to Baghdad then take the drive to Karbala. Alternatively, you can fly to Najaf then take the drive to Karbala.

Airlines
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Amman to Baghdad
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from Amman to Baghdad via Erbil
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Amman to Najaf via Erbil
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Amman to Najaf via Baghdad
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Amman to Najaf via Beirut
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $800
Flights from Amman to Najaf via Beirut, Baghdad
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Amman to Baghdad
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Amman to Najaf via Doha
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Jordan Aviation
Website
jordanaviation.jo
Flights from Amman to Baghdad
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
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