The cheapest times to fly from BWI to AOR are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the weeks of January 22nd and March 26th)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 15th, October 22nd, and November 5th)

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 AOR is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $17500 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $7351 for Wednesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Alor Setar

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Alor Setar (AOR) will usually cost between $7470 to $16200 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $7550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $15825. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $8275 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $9139 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to AOR flight.

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

BWI to AOR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to AOR flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AOR. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Alor Setar. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1185 (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 $9466. Return trip prices are from the AOR to BWI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BWI to AOR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 43 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 BWI to AOR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Penang International Airport (PEN) in Bayan Lepas

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from AOR
  • Usually 86.04% less expensive than AOR
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to PEN flights

Destination alternative #2: Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) in Kota Bharu

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from AOR
  • Usually 62.22% less expensive than AOR
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to KBR flights


Flight Hacking BWI to AOR

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 AOR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (BWI > KUL > AOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $998
  • Average savings: $8141 (89.08%)

See BWI to KUL flights

Hack #2: Johor Bahru (BWI > JHB > AOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $3031
  • Average savings: $6108 (66.83%)

See BWI to JHB flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (BWI > SFO > AOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $4535
  • Average savings: $4605 (50.38%)

See BWI to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Royal Brunei, Saudia, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sultan Abdul Halim Airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9295 miles or 14959 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to AOR flight is about 17 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Alor Setar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from BWI to AOR.


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 AOR
Destination airport name Sultan Abdul Halim Airport
City Alor Setar
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 100.4


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