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There are 2 ways to get from Quetta to Karbala by plane or car

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Fly to Baghdad, drive

  1. Fly from Quetta (UET) to Baghdad (BGW)
  2. Drive from Baghdad to Karbala

1 alternative option

Fly to Najaf, drive

  1. Fly from Quetta (UET) to Najaf (NJF)
  2. Drive from Najaf 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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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

Limited international flights leaving Pakistan began to resume from June 20.

Last updated: October 18 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Quetta and Karbala is 2193 km.

It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from Quetta to Karbala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Quetta Airport to Baghdad Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 20m and has one stopover.

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Karbala is 2h behind Quetta. It is currently 2:01 PM in Quetta and 12:01 PM in Karbala.

Emirates, Iraqi Airways and Flydubai offer flights from Quetta Airport to Baghdad Airport.

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The best way to get from Quetta to Quetta Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $4 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Quetta to Karbala.
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  • Distance: 2193.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between Quetta, Pakistan and Karbala, Iraq?

There is no direct connection from Quetta to Karbala. However, you can take the taxi to Quetta airport, fly to Baghdad, then take the drive to Karbala. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Quetta airport, fly to Najaf, then take the drive to Karbala.

Airlines
Iraqi Airways
Website
iraqiairways.com.iq
Flights from Quetta to Baghdad via Dubai, Erbil
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Quetta to Najaf via Dubai, Kuwait
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Quetta to Najaf via Dubai, Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
Flights from Quetta to Najaf via Karachi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Quetta to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Quetta to Baghdad via Dubai
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Quetta to Najaf via Dubai, Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Fly Baghdad
Website
flybaghdad.net
Flights from Quetta to Najaf via Dubai, Damascus
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300

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