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About Flights to Najaf

Summary info about Najaf flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$447

Best Round-Trip Price

$949

Fastest flight time

16h 15m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Najaf from United States in the last 72 hours is $447 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Najaf Al Najaf Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Najaf from United States in the last 72 hours is $949 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Najaf Al Najaf Intl).
The fastest flight to Najaf from United States takes 16h 15m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Najaf Al Najaf Intl).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Najaf, including Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways and Emirates.

Cheapest flights to Najaf airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Najaf airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Najaf

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Najaf

Los Angeles (LAX) to Baghdad (BGW)

Typically, flights to Najaf from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Baghdad Intl, which has an average price of $1,006

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO NAJAF FROM LOS ANGELESJanuary21% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Najaf costs on average just $985 in January
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO NAJAF FROM LOS ANGELESJune50% more expensiveIt costs about $1,860 for flights to Najaf from Los Angeles in June
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO NAJAF FROM LOS ANGELESSeptember415% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Najaf from Los Angeles in September than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Najaf?

Najaf, also known as Baniqia, is located in central Iraq, south of Baghdad. The flight time between some of the major cities in the US and Najaf, Iraq can take up to 24 hours, if not more, depending on the time spent at layovers. It takes roughly around 25 hours 45 minutes from Los Angeles, approximately 19 hours from Texas to Najaf, about 24 hours 20 minutes from New York, nearly 14 hours 30 minutes from Florida, and around 34 hours from Massachusetts.

Unfortunately, there are currently no nonstop flights from the United States to Najaf. However, there are several options to consider as you opt for Najaf flight deals with multiple stops on different airlines, such as Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Multiple Airlines. When leaving from New York, you could use the John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Najaf flight, which has one stop at the DXB, Dubai, or you can board the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) flight from California, which has two layovers at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Hamad International Airport in Qatar. If you’re leaving from Texas, you could use Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to get to Najaf, which has a layover in Qatar. From Florida, you can board the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) flight with two layovers at JFK and DXB.

$16 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Najaf. This flight is from Melbourne and is 99% cheaper than most flights to Najaf. To find the cheapest price to Najaf from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Najaf from United States, with most prices found around $866. The month of March is another great option to travel to Najaf, with average flight prices from United States averaging around $972.

Most flyers found that booking tickets 27 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Najaf. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $1,157. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Najaf for as low as $949.

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Najaf is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $972. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,238.

The cheapest time of day to fly to Najaf is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,005. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying at noon when prices are $1,364 on average. Flights to Najaf from United States at noon are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.

Those flying to Najaf could potentially find better pricing at Baghdad Intl Airport (85 mi from Najaf city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Najaf Al Najaf Intl Airport has an average price of $1,213 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Najaf. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.



Najaf flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Najaf found recently by users on momondo
Turkish Airlines
Sep 6
JFK2:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 20m
1 stop
NJF7:15 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 10
NJF3:05 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
22h 10m
1 stop
JFK1:15 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 6
JFK2:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 20m
1 stop
NJF7:15 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 13
NJF3:05 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
17h 10m
1 stop
JFK8:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 6
JFK2:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 20m
1 stop
NJF7:15 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 9
NJF3:05 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
22h 10m
1 stop
JFK1:15 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
Oct 1
IAD7:00 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
38h 50m
1 stop
NJF9:50 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 29
NJF12:05 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
23h 55m
1 stop
IAD12:00 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 6
JFK2:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 20m
1 stop
NJF7:15 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 7
NJF3:05 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
17h 10m
1 stop
JFK8:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 3
EWR7:50 pmNewark
23h 25m
1 stop
NJF7:15 pmNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Oct 11
NJF3:05 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
22h 15m
1 stop
EWR1:20 amNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Najaf

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Najaf, view some of our deals below provided by Emirates and Qatar Airways
Multiple Airlines
Sep 10
JFK2:05 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
34h 05m
3 stops
NJF12:10 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 9
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
51h 40m
3 stops
NJF12:10 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl
Qatar Airways
Jul 31
JFK8:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
37h 15m
1 stop
NJF10:10 amNajaf Al Najaf Intl

Which airlines fly to Najaf?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Najaf

Which airlines fly to Najaf?

Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Emirates and Royal Jordanian are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Najaf on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Najaf with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

Emirates Flights to Najaf

The most popular airline for flights to Najaf on momondo is Emirates, which operates 3 flights in this direction every week. Most depart out of Dubai Intl, with the best deal for Emirates flights to Najaf being $759 (round-trip, New York John F Kennedy Intl to Najaf, momondo searches within the last 72 hours). In 122 Emirates reviews, it is rated 8.6 by momondo users.

Turkish Airlines Flights to Najaf

Turkish Airlines (8.3/10, 128 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Najaf, with deals from as low as $911 from Boston Logan Intl, round-trip. With 2 Turkish Airlines flights to Najaf on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.


Airports near Najaf

Below you will find all the airports in Najaf along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Najaf airport?

Your options for getting from the airport to the city center are between getting a taxi ride from the airport or choosing to rent a car, as there are no public transportation means available to take you from Najaf Airport to Najaf City Center. Taxis are located outside the terminal building and are comfortable options for people who aren’t well acquainted with the roads of Najaf. A few car rental alternatives are available at the airport, which is a more convenient and economical option, and are accessible to anyone who has an international driving license. You’ll need to pre-book the car before you arrive.


Visa requirements for visiting Najaf

All citizens of the United States are required to have a visa when planning to visit Najaf, which can only be applied for by someone who has a passport that is valid for at least the next six months from the date of application. Visa holders are allowed to stay in Najaf for 30 days, and the visas can be used within three months from the issued date. Visas can take around two to three weeks to process.


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Best things to do and see in Najaf

Najaf is popularly known for the location of the tomb of Ali ibn Abi Talib, who is believed to be related to Prophet Muhammad, whom the Shia study to be the honorable caliph. The Imam Ali Mosque is well known by Shias to be the third holiest Islamic site. You could also visit the Imam Ali Mosque which has a dome gilded with gold and is nearby the Wadi-us-Salaam Cemetery, presumed to be one of the largest in the world and contains the graves of numerous prophets. Several hospices, schools, and libraries have been built to make the shrine a center of learning theology. You could also visit the seminary of Najaf, which is among some of the most essential teaching centers in Islam. You could also go through a scenic drive and enjoy miles of sandy beaches along the Najaf Sea.


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