Flights to Arbil

Come fly with Austrian Airlines to Arbil and visit the fourth largest city in Iraq. Arbil, a city of many names, is also known as Irbil, Arbela and Hewler. No matter the name you choose, Arbil can be dated back to the 23rd century B.C. A major landmark of the city is the historical center of the city, the Citadel of Arbil. The Citadel is located on an "occupied mound" of approximately 1.1 million square feet. The oldest continuously inhabited city in the world, the Citadel has been undergoing restoration since 2007. Located in front of the Citadel, Hewler Park can not be missed because it runs the expanse of the mound. With Arbil's history, it is not surprising that, at one time, Arbil was the heart of Christianity in the Middle East. Knowing this, you may be lead to the Chaldean Catholic Church and many more adventures.

Austrian Flights to the Middle East

Austrian Airlines operates a large number of flights to the key economic centres in the Middle East: Tel Aviv, Cairo, Tehran.

Worth knowing

Worth knowing

  • Currency: Iraqi dinar(IQD)
  • Language: Arabic, Kurdish
  • Capital: Baghdad
  • Austrian flight destination: Baghdad, Erbil in the autonomous region of Kurdistan
  • Arbil You will be directed to a possibly non-accessible site. Take care. Be careful.

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Whether your ticket can be rebooked or reimbursed is dependent on the tariff you booked and its tariff provisions. You will get more information during tariff selection in your online booking and on your booking confirmation. You can reverse your ticket by phone with our Guest Service Team: Mo-Su: + 43 5 1766 1001 (in Austria) 08:00-20:00, or by using the contact form. Cancelling your ticket online is not possible.