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There are 5 ways to get from Gothenburg to Karbala by plane, car, train or car ferry

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Fly Gothenburg to Baghdad, drive

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Baghdad (BGW)
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

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Train to Copenhagen, fly to Baghdad, drive

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Baghdad (BGW)
  3. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

Fly Gothenburg to Najaf, drive

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Najaf (NJF)
  2. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Najaf, drive

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Najaf (NJF)
  3. Drive from Najaf to Karbala

Car ferry, train to Aalborg, fly to Baghdad, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  2. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Lindholm St.
  3. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Baghdad (BGW)
  4. 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.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Iraq.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Iraq

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Iraq

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Sweden. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Sweden, please check government recommendations.

Last updated: October 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gothenburg and Karbala is 3689 km.

It takes approximately 12h 43m to get from Gothenburg to Karbala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gothenburg Airport to Baghdad Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 50m and has one stopover.

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Karbala is 1h ahead of Gothenburg. It is currently 7:54 PM in Gothenburg and 8:54 PM in Karbala.

Iraqi Airways and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Baghdad Airport.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Gothenburg Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 45 kr - 60 kr.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Karbala.
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  • Distance: 3688.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 43m

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Karbala, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Gothenburg to Karbala. However, you can take the bus to Landvetter flygplats, take the walk to Gothenburg airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala. Alternatively, you can take the train to Copenhagen Airport, take the walk to Copenhagen airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Baghdad via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Gothenburg to Najaf via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Copenhagen, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Gothenburg to Baghdad via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Erbil
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,500
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Beirut
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad via Amman
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Copenhagen, Amman
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Amsterdam Schiphol, Amman
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Copenhagen, Doha
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$390 - $3,000
Flights from Aalborg to Baghdad via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$400 - $3,000
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Baghdad via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Najaf via Dubai
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Öresundståg
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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