On your Baghdad holiday, you will be welcomed into the city on your affordable Pegasus flight by the Tigris River to the Baghdad International Airport. This airport is just 16 km west of downtown Baghdad, and is operated by the government. The airport serves about seven and a half million passengers every year with its two runways, and it is intended to expand in order to serve fifteen million passengers annually. There are two main terminals at the airport: Military and Civilian. There is also a third terminal for VIPs. At the airport, one will find a prayer room, ATM and bank, hotel, and medical care. When leaving the airport, guests can use taxis, hotel shuttles, buses, or car rentals.