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There are 4 ways to get from Bangladesh to Karbala by plane or car

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Fly Chittagong to Baghdad, drive  •  12h 2m

  1. Fly from Chittagong (CGP) to Baghdad (BGW) CGP - BGW
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

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Fly Dhaka to Baghdad, drive  •  13h 2m

  1. Fly from Dhaka (DAC) to Baghdad (BGW) DAC - BGW
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

Fly Dhaka to Najaf, drive  •  12h 41m

  1. Fly from Dhaka (DAC) to Najaf (NJF) DAC - NJF
  2. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

Drive to Kolkata, fly to Najaf, drive  •  12h 15m

  1. Drive from Khulna to Kolkata
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Najaf (NJF) CCU - NJF
  3. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Iraq

Limited international flights leaving Bangladesh began to resume from June 25.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Bangladesh

Last updated: October 21 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bangladesh and Karbala is 4573 km.

It takes approximately 12h 2m to get from Bangladesh to Karbala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chittagong Airport to Baghdad Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 10m and has one stopover.

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Karbala is 3h behind Bangladesh. It is currently 7:37 PM in Bangladesh and 4:37 PM in Karbala.

US-Bangla, Air Arabia, Novo Air and three other airlines offer flights from Chittagong Airport to Baghdad Airport.

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The best way to get from Bangladesh to Chittagong Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $4 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Bangladesh to Karbala.
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  • Distance: 4573 km
  • Duration: 12h 2m

What companies run services between Bangladesh and Karbala, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Bangladesh to Karbala. However, you can take the taxi to Chittagong airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala. Alternatively, you can take the train to Biman Bandar Airport Station, take the walk to Dhaka airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala.

Airlines
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,400
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Kolkata to Najaf via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Kolkata to Najaf via Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Kolkata to Najaf via Dubai, Baghdad
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Dhaka, Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Muscat, Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,400
Flights from Dhaka to Baghdad via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Muscat, Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,400
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Dhaka, Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Dhaka to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Kolkata to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dhaka to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Dhaka to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Kolkata to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Chittagong to Baghdad via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Dhaka to Baghdad via Sharjah
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300

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