There are 2 ways to get from Baghdad to Najaf by plane or car

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Fly  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Baghdad (BGW) to Najaf (NJF) BGW - NJF

$135 - $554

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Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Baghdad to Najaf 111.7 miles

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The distance between Baghdad and Najaf is 146 km. The road distance is 178.8 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Baghdad to Najaf, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Baghdad Airport to Najaf Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baghdad to Najaf is 179 km. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Baghdad to Najaf.

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Iraqi Airways offers flights from Baghdad Airport to Najaf Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Najaf. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baghdad to Baghdad Airport is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Baghdad to Najaf.
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  • Distance: 91.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Baghdad, Iraq and Najaf, Iraq?

Iraqi Airways flies from Baghdad to Najaf once daily.

Iraqi Airways
Flights from Baghdad to Najaf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440

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