The cheapest times to fly from BWI to MDE are

  • January 22nd to February 11th
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • August 13th to November 18th

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 MDE is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1379 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $358 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $453 to $870 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $477. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1211. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $734 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $583 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to MDE flight.

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

BWI to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to MDE flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MDE, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Medellin, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $122 (17%) 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 $557. Return trip prices are from the MDE 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 MDE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 5 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 MDE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 14.85% less expensive than MDE
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to BOG flights


Flight Hacking BWI to MDE

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 MDE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (BWI > BOG > MDE)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $44 (7.55%)

See BWI to BOG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2282 miles or 3673 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from BWI to MDE.


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 MDE
Destination airport name Jose Maria Cordova Airport
City Medellin
Country Colombia
Latitude 6.2
Longitude -75.4


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