Tehran, the magnificent capital of a great country Iran is well served by its National Airline, Iran Air, which was established in 1946 and provides international flights to Tehran. A visit to Tehran could be a quite exhilarating experience. With so many attractions like the world renowned archaeological sites, ancient and cultural arts museums, beautiful castles, majestic palaces, great forts and historical houses, your visit to Tehran will surely be enriching and fascinating one. Big bazaars, modern buildings, wonderful restaurants, fast food centers, awesome bakeries, chic outlets, handicrafts, fashion houses, cinemas, four story apartments and amazing gardens with beautiful fountains are the main characteristics of the city.

Today, Tehran is one of the most vibrant cities of the world. With so many airlines including Iran Air providing cheap flights to Tehran, the place is rapidly becoming a major tourist as well as a business destination. The Iran air travel industry has realized the true potential of the city as major traveling destination and is offering cheap flights to Tehran to attract more business.

Blessed with all the four seasons and, with natural forests, parched deserts, snowcapped mountains, nice caspian sea beaches, sunny persian gulf islands, and at all being the part of this glorious country’s landscape, Iran is surely a destination that you would like to visit time and again. Iran has many mountains that are above 4000 meters and attracts lots of mountaineers from all over the globe. Vast desert regions of Iran contain the ancient silk road, the trade route between the east and west with many scattered oasis, salty lands, stone plains, rivers and running sands and many tourists visit these regions to re-live the past. And now with more and more airlines offering cheap flights to Tehran, there is no reason for you to not visit this historic country.

Tehran has two main airports. Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA/IKIA) in Tehran that mainly handles international flights. It is situated at distance of about 18 miles (30 km.) towards the south of Tehran. Mehrabad Airport is the other airport located just 6 miles (10 km.) from the city and was the only main airport in the country for several years. It is a major airport that mainly caters to domestic flights with few international flights, mostly to Saudi Arabia for holy pilgrimages. The major airlines that provide cheap flights to Tehran include Aeroflot, Alitalia, Austrian, China South Airlines, BMI, Emirates, Jazeera Airways, Kuwait Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Pegasus, Qatar Airways, Royal Dutch Airlines, Sky Express, Turkish Airlines and of course, Iran Air. Flights to nearly all the major world destinations are provided at IKA airport.

Iran Air being the premier airline of the country provides flights to all the major destinations across the world like United Kingdom, Italy, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, Denmark, Austria, Turkey and Russia in Europe, Venezuela in South America, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Syria, Lebanon, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain in Middle East, Pakistan, India, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Thailand, China, South Korea and Japan in Central and Far East Asia.

Mahan Air is another four star airline established in 1991 as the first iranian private airline with cheap flights to tehran. Mahan Airline flights to more than 25 international destinations.

The information about cheap flights to Tehran can easily be accessed over the Internet. You should also compare the fares offered by different airlines for flights to Iran before selecting the one that provides lower fares.