The cheapest times to fly from BWI to DLC are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 1st)

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 DLC is early September. Prices can be as high as $2399 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $936 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Dalian

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Dalian (DLC) will usually cost between $1007 to $1878 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1027. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1841. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $815 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1274 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to DLC flight.

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

BWI to DLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to DLC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $224 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1279. Return trip prices are from the DLC 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 DLC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 26 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 DLC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Laishan Airport (YNT) in Yantai

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from DLC
  • Usually 16.95% less expensive than DLC
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to YNT flights


Flight Hacking BWI to DLC

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 DLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (BWI > PEK > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $933
  • Average savings: $341 (26.77%)

See BWI to PEK flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (BWI > LAX > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $330 (25.86%)

See BWI to LAX flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (BWI > JFK > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $989
  • Average savings: $285 (22.37%)

See BWI to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6915 miles or 11129 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to DLC flight is about 13 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Dalian?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from BWI to DLC.


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 DLC
Destination airport name Zhoushuizi Airport
City Dalian
Country China
Latitude 39
Longitude 121.5


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