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Fly to Baghdad, drive

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Baghdad (BGW)
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

Fly to Najaf, drive

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Najaf (NJF)
  2. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

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Last updated: December 1 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

It is approximately 10875 km to get from Atlanta to Karbala.

It takes approximately 20h 33m to get from Atlanta to Karbala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Atlanta Airport to Baghdad Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 20m and has one stopover.

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Karbala is 8h ahead of Atlanta. It is currently 6:10 PM in Atlanta and 2:10 AM in Karbala.

Air Canada, Iraqi Airways, JetBlue Airways and five other airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Baghdad Airport.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Karbala.
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  • Distance: 10874.8 km
  • Duration: 20h 33m

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Karbala, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Atlanta to Karbala. However, you can take the subway to Airport Station, take the walk to Atlanta airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Airport Station, take the walk to Atlanta airport, fly to Najaf, then take the drive to Karbala.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Toronto, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Boston, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
23h 27m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Atlanta to Najaf via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Atlanta to Najaf via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Toronto, Cairo
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Athens, Amman
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Atlanta to Baghdad via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200

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