The cheapest times to fly from BWI to KBL are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 KBL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $7141 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1198 for Friday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Kabul

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Kabul (KBL) will usually cost between $1613 to $7141 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 $1440. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $6974. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5535 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1954 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to KBL flight.

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

BWI to KBL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to KBL 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KBL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kabul, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $520 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2242. Return trip prices are from the KBL 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 KBL 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 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BWI to KBL

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 KBL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dubai (BWI > DXB > KBL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1234
  • Average savings: $720 (36.85%)

See BWI to DXB flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (BWI > MIA > KBL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1279
  • Average savings: $675 (34.54%)

See BWI to MIA flights

Hack #3: Delhi (BWI > DEL > KBL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1285
  • Average savings: $669 (34.24%)

See BWI to DEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Emirates, JetBlue, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6894 miles or 11095 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to KBL flight is about 13 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Kabul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from BWI to KBL.


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 KBL
Destination airport name Hamid Karzai International Airport
City Kabul
Country Afghanistan
Latitude 34.6
Longitude 69.2


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