Accommodation and Transportation

Arrival at Baghdad Airport

Baghdad International Airport is located approximately 32 km from the city center of Baghdad. Upon arrival all the registered participants will be picked up from the airport by the host staff to facilitate transport to their respective hotels. Alternatively, participants may take a taxi. The trip to the city centre takes approximately 30 minutes depending on traffic. The price is around US$30.

Accommodation is free for all participants in a double room per person for two nights of the conference days. Breakfast and dinner are also included during accommodation at the hotel. The accommodation will take place in the Baghdad hotel and Shanasheel palace hotel, in which they are located approximately 2.5 km from the conference venue, and City Centre. The participants will stay in a double room. The participants are requested to contact us if they want to share their rooms with a spouse/friend or colleague who registers for the conference as a participant or listener. Otherwise, the conference organizing committee will assign the rooms to participants based on their gender.
*Please note that sponsored participants are kindly requested to make their own hotel bookings.

Baghdad Hotel   (8 minutes walking)

Shanasheel palace hotel   (5 minutes walking)

Further, there are several hotels are available and located within short distance to the conference venue, in case the participants are interested to stay at different hotels based on their expenses. These hotels include:

Babylon hotel   (12 minutes by car)

Karrada Street - Al-Jadria,
Baghdad, Iraq
+964 7 505 223 333
+964 1 717 1843
[email protected]

Cristal Grand Ishtar Hotel   (12 minutes walking)

Sadoun Street,
Baghdad, Iraq
Tel: +964 770 677 0711
Fax: +964 770 677 0712