# How far is Baghdad from Arbil?

The distance between Arbil (Erbil International Airport) and Baghdad (Baghdad International Airport) is 206 miles / 331 kilometers / 179 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Arbil (EBL) to Baghdad (BGW) is 241 miles / 388 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 45 minutes.

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## Distance from Arbil to Baghdad

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Arbil to Baghdad. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 205.661 miles
• 330.979 kilometers
• 178.715 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 206.136 miles
• 331.744 kilometers
• 179.127 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Arbil to Baghdad?

The estimated flight time from Erbil International Airport to Baghdad International Airport is 53 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Erbil International Airport (EBL) and Baghdad International Airport (BGW)

On average, flying from Arbil to Baghdad generates about 55 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 55 kilograms equals 122 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Arbil to Baghdad

See the map of the shortest flight path between Erbil International Airport (EBL) and Baghdad International Airport (BGW).

## Airport information

Origin Erbil International Airport
City: Arbil
Country: Iraq
IATA Code: EBL
ICAO Code: ORER
Coordinates: 36°14′15″N, 43°57′47″E
Destination Baghdad International Airport