The cheapest times to fly from BWI to HOR are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 28th to July 15th (except the week of June 4th)
  • September 24th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 15th and November 26th)

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 HOR is early December. Prices can be as high as $6149 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1279 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Horta

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Horta (HOR) will usually cost between $1424 to $3912 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 $1403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $4025. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2622 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1873 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to HOR flight.

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

BWI to HOR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to HOR flight is 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 $0.46, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOR, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. 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 $1133 (38%) 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 $1908. Return trip prices are from the HOR 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 HOR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 34 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 HOR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lajes Airport (TER) in Lajes

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from HOR
  • Usually 0.59% less expensive than HOR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to TER flights


Flight Hacking BWI to HOR

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 HOR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lisbon (BWI > LIS > HOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $804
  • Average savings: $1069 (57.07%)

See BWI to LIS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (BWI > BOS > HOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $937
  • Average savings: $936 (49.97%)

See BWI to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1550
  • Average savings: $324 (17.27%)

See BWI to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azores Airlines, Delta, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2549 miles or 4102 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to HOR flight is about 5 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Horta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from BWI to HOR.


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 HOR
Destination airport name Horta Airport
City Horta
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -28.7


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