The cheapest times to fly from BWI to HIJ are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the weeks of January 29th and February 12th)
  • August 20th 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 HIJ is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2440 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $1199 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Hiroshima

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Hiroshima (HIJ) will usually cost between $1273 to $2044 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2163. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $933 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1486 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to HIJ flight.

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

BWI to HIJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to HIJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HIJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Hiroshima, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $171 (11%) 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 $1464. Return trip prices are from the HIJ 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 HIJ 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 36 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 HIJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 17.50% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 10.67% less expensive than HIJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to ITM flights

Destination alternative #3: Okayama Airport (OKJ) in Okayama

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 0.77% less expensive than HIJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to OKJ flights

Destination alternative #4: Tokushima Airport (TKS) in Tokushima

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 0.07% less expensive than HIJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to TKS flights


Flight Hacking BWI to HIJ

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 HIJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Taipei (BWI > TPE > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1123
  • Average savings: $363 (24.44%)

See BWI to TPE flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (BWI > HKG > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1133
  • Average savings: $353 (23.73%)

See BWI to HKG flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (BWI > PVG > HIJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1189
  • Average savings: $297 (19.96%)

See BWI to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, American, ANA, British Airways, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Gulf Air, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7009 miles or 11280 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to HIJ flight is about 13 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Hiroshima?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BWI to HIJ.


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 HIJ
Destination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9


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