The cheapest times to fly from BWI to ZRH are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 15th 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 BWI to ZRH is early December. Prices can be as high as $1409 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $540 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $617 to $1120 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $635. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1157. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $814 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to ZRH flight.

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

BWI to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to ZRH flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Zürich, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $758. Return trip prices are from the ZRH to BWI 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 BWI to ZRH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BWI to ZRH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BWI to ZRH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (BWI > LHR > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $172 (21.07%)

See BWI to LHR flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (BWI > JFK > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $647
  • Average savings: $168 (20.58%)

See BWI to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (BWI > BOS > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $673
  • Average savings: $142 (17.38%)

See BWI to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BWI to ZRH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Zurich Airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4103 miles or 6603 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BWI to ZRH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to ZRH flight is about 8 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Zurich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 112 available flights from BWI to ZRH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BWI
Origination airport name Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
City Baltimore, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 39.2
Longitude -76.7

Return Airport

Destination code ZRH
Destination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6


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