The cheapest times to fly from BAQ to MDE are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • February 26th to March 18th
  • August 6th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BAQ to MDE is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $134 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $51 for Wednesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $52 to $101 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $51. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $103. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $51 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $74 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BAQ to MDE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BAQ to MDE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BAQ to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BAQ to MDE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Barranquilla. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $11 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $69. Return trip prices are from the MDE to BAQ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BAQ to MDE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 34 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BAQ to MDE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 13.61% less expensive than MDE
  • Nonstop flights available

See BAQ to BOG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BAQ to MDE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Easyfly, InterJet, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, Viva Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Ernesto Cortissoz Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 329 miles or 529 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BAQ to MDE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BAQ to MDE flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Barranquilla and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from BAQ to MDE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBAQ
Origination airport nameErnesto Cortissoz Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMDE
Destination airport nameJose Maria Cordova Airport


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