The cheapest times to fly from BWI to PIX are

  • April 2nd to April 22nd
  • August 27th to October 28th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 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 PIX is late September. Prices can be as high as $5923 for Monday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1715 for Saturday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Pico Island

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Pico Island (PIX) will usually cost between $1715 to $4998 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1823. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $4944. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3121 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2525 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to PIX flight.

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

BWI to PIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to PIX 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 $0.61, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Pico Island, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Baltimore. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2468 (48%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2378. Return trip prices are from the PIX 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 PIX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 36 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 PIX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lajes Airport (TER) in Lajes

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from PIX
  • Usually 26.26% less expensive than PIX
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to TER flights

Destination alternative #2: Horta Airport (HOR) in Horta

  • 15 miles (24 km) away from PIX
  • Usually 25.82% less expensive than PIX
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to HOR flights


Flight Hacking BWI to PIX

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 PIX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lisbon (BWI > LIS > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $1725 (68.32%)

See BWI to LIS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (BWI > BOS > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $935
  • Average savings: $1590 (62.97%)

See BWI to BOS flights

Hack #3: Ponta Delgada (BWI > PDL > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1775
  • Average savings: $751 (29.72%)

See BWI to PDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azores Airlines, Delta, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2563 miles or 4125 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to PIX flight is about 5 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Pico Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from BWI to PIX.


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 PIX
Destination airport name Pico Airport
City Pico Island
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.6
Longitude -28.4


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