Iraq international travel advice


Iraq is part of Asia with main city at Baghdad. Its Developing country with a population of 38M people. The main currency is Iraqi Dinar. The languages spoken are Arabic,Kurdish. the Republic of Iraq is the formal name of Iraq It is adviced to Do not travel Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs, languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing   🌤️ ~10.25 °C   🌧 ~29.64 mm  👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 38M people


⚠️ Travel advice

Do not travel

We've reviewed the travel advice for Iraq. Large violent protests have taken place since 1 October. Security forces have used tear gas, water cannons and live ammunition against protesters. Roads in Baghdad, including the main route to the airport, may be closed (seeSafety and security). We haven't changed our advice level – Do not travel to Iraq, including the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

issued date: October 3, 2019


🔌 Sockets

Iraq uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type D and Type G.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic, Kurdish


💱 Currencies Used

Iraq uses the Iraqi dinar (symbol: ?.?), code IQD.Banknotes come in denominations of 50000, 25000, 10000, 5000, 1000, 500 and 250 dinars. Dinar is subdivided into 1000 filss. Coins come in denominations of null.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Iraq. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.


📡 Internet

Internet speed in Iraq is on average 3.7 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Iraq is low. It is not as easy to find one.

📞 Calling

To call Iraq, dial +, then 964 (the country code for Iraq), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Iraq, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 1 .


🆘 Emergency







Fire department


Last updated: December 5, 2019