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The cheapest times to fly from BWI to LEJ are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • August 6th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the week of October 15th)

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 LEJ is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2312 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $590 for Monday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Leipzig

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Leipzig (LEJ) will usually cost between $830 to $1826 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $846. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1927. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1080 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1200 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to LEJ flight.

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

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BWI to LEJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to LEJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less 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

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LEJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. Sundays 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 $182 (13%) 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 $1173. Return trip prices are from the LEJ to BWI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BWI to LEJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 25 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 LEJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 36.58% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to TXL flights

Destination alternative #2: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 19.79% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to PRG flights

Destination alternative #3: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 6.63% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to HAJ flights

Destination alternative #4: Dresden Airport (DRS) in Dresden

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 6.08% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to DRS flights

Destination alternative #5: Nuernberg Airport (NUE) in Nuremberg

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 5.33% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to NUE flights

 

Flight Hacking BWI to LEJ

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 LEJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (BWI > FRA > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $866
  • Average savings: $335 (27.88%)

See BWI to FRA flights

Hack #2: Munich (BWI > MUC > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $923
  • Average savings: $277 (23.08%)

See BWI to MUC flights

Hack #3: Zurich (BWI > ZRH > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $203 (16.92%)

See BWI to ZRH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4131 miles or 6648 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to LEJ flight is about 8 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Leipzig?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from BWI to LEJ.

 

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 LEJ
Destination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2

 

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