Taxi from Baghdad Airport

Considering the existing lack of means of transportation in Baghdad Airport, taxi turns to be one of the safest ways to get to the airport and even move through the capital of Iraq.


Get within 30 minutes to Baghdad city centre by taxi.



Security concerns

It is recommended to book a taxi before passengers arrive at Baghdad Airport in order to guarantee their safety. Ordinary taxis are not allowed to get to the airport, only authorized vehicles by governmental institutions.


Tourists are warned not to stay outside the International Zone once in Baghdad, they can be victim of kidnapping and even murdered. Think twice before travelling to Baghdad.




Taxis are available at Baghdad Airport, outside Arrivals of both terminals.




Passengers can get information or book a taxi calling the following phone numbers:


+964 77 28 42 69 19

+964 77 28 42 69 20

+964 77 28 42 69 21

+964 77 28 42 69 28

+96 478 21 02 39 11

+96 478 21 02 39 12

+96 478 21 02 39 32

+96 478 21 02 39 34


Opening hours: 24 hours.




Small Sedan Car: IDQ 55,000 (Iraqi Dinars) Mini Bus: IDQ 95,000 (Iraqi Dinars)


It is strongly recommended to pay with cash, the majority of the taxicabs don’t accept credit cards as a method of payment.


On the other hand, it is compulsory to first agree the fare with the driver.




If you wish to transfer from and to Baghdad Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.