The cheapest times to fly from BWI to MDL are

  • February 12th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • March 26th to April 29th
  • July 23rd to October 28th (except the week of October 1st)
  • December 3rd to January 21st (except the week of January 8th)

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 MDL is mid October. Prices can be as high as $13300 for Monday flights during early February, or as low as $4755 for Thursday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Mandalay

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Mandalay (MDL) will usually cost between $5185 to $12550 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $7984. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early February, with an average price of $12279. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4295 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $11700 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to MDL flight.

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

BWI to MDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to MDL flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.89, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MDL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BWI. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Mandalay, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1202 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $9065. Return trip prices are from the MDL 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 MDL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BWI to MDL

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 MDL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (BWI > SIN > MDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1165
  • Average savings: $10535 (90.04%)

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Hack #2: Bangkok (BWI > BKK > MDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1258
  • Average savings: $10443 (89.25%)

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Hack #3: Guangzhou (BWI > CAN > MDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1399
  • Average savings: $10302 (88.05%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alaska, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Qatar Airways, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8202 miles or 13200 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to MDL flight is about 15 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Mandalay?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from BWI to MDL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBWI
Origination airport nameBaltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
CityBaltimore, MD
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMDL
Destination airport nameMandalay International Airport
CountryMyanmar or Burma


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