The cheapest times to fly from BCN to BWI are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • 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 BCN to BWI is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1443 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $608 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Baltimore

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Baltimore, MD (BWI) will usually cost between $662 to $1239 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $647. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1315. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $668 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $852 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to BWI flight.

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

BCN to BWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to BWI flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Baltimore, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Barcelona. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $97 (10%) 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 $840. Return trip prices are from the BWI to BCN 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 BCN to BWI 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 11 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from BCN to BWI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 39.67% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See BCN to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 25.06% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See BCN to IAD flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 9.21% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BCN to DCA flights


Flight Hacking BCN to BWI

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 BCN to BWI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (BCN > OSL > BWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $509
  • Average savings: $343 (40.26%)

See BCN to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $523
  • Average savings: $330 (38.67%)

See BCN to OSL flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (BCN > CPH > BWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $534
  • Average savings: $318 (37.32%)

See BCN to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BCN to BWI? 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, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4004 miles or 6444 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to BWI flight is about 8 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Baltimore, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from BCN to BWI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBCN
Origination airport nameBarcelona Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeBWI
Destination airport nameBaltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
CityBaltimore, MD
Countrythe United States


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