The cheapest times to fly from BWI to KGL are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • August 27th 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 KGL is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3790 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $904 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Kigali

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Kigali (KGL) will usually cost between $921 to $1859 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $924. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2037. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1113 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1032 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to KGL flight.

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

BWI to KGL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to KGL flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KGL, and Tuesday 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 $131 (11%) 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 $1088. Return trip prices are from the KGL 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 KGL 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 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BWI to KGL

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 KGL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BWI > JFK > KGL)

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $70 (6.74%)

See BWI to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar Airways, RwandAir, Singapore Airlines, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7200 miles or 11587 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to KGL flight is about 13 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Kigali?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from BWI to KGL.


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 KGL
Destination airport name Kigali International Airport
City Kigali
Country Rwanda
Latitude -2
Longitude 30.1


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