The cheapest times to fly from BWI to RFP are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • April 9th to June 3rd
  • September 3rd to September 30th
  • early December

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 RFP is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $4364 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $1488 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Raiatea

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Raiatea (RFP) will usually cost between $1542 to $3381 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1570. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3264. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1694 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1893 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to RFP flight.

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

BWI to RFP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to RFP flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Baltimore. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RFP, and Thursday 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 $1266 (40%) 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 $1752. Return trip prices are from the RFP 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 RFP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 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 RFP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tahiti Faa’a Airport (PPT) in Papeete

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 26.60% less expensive than RFP
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to PPT flights

Destination alternative #2: Temae Airport (MOZ) in Moorea Island

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 10.30% less expensive than RFP
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to MOZ flights

Destination alternative #3: Bora Bora Motu Mute Airport (BOB) in Bora Bora

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 7.87% less expensive than RFP
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to BOB flights

Destination alternative #4: Huahine Fare Airport (HUH) in Huahine

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 0.05% less expensive than RFP
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to HUH flights


Flight Hacking BWI to RFP

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 RFP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (BWI > LAX > RFP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1733
  • Average savings: $161 (8.48%)

See BWI to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6166 miles or 9923 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to RFP flight is about 12 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Raiatea?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from BWI to RFP.


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 RFP
Destination airport name Raiatea Uturoa Airport
City Raiatea
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.7
Longitude -151.5


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