The cheapest times to fly from BWI to TUO are

  • February 5th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 30th)
  • August 13th to September 9th (except the week of August 20th)
  • October 15th 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 TUO is mid May. Prices can be as high as $3296 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1217 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Taupo

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Taupo (TUO) will usually cost between $1285 to $2675 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1303. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2833. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1531 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1529 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to TUO flight.

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

BWI to TUO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to TUO 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 $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $208 (11%) 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 $1582. Return trip prices are from the TUO 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 TUO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 32 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 TUO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Auckland International Airport (AKL) in Auckland

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from TUO
  • Usually 13.05% less expensive than TUO
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to AKL flights


Flight Hacking BWI to TUO

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 TUO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (BWI > AKL > TUO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1396
  • Average savings: $133 (8.7%)

See BWI to AKL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8640 miles or 13905 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to TUO flight is about 16 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Taupo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from BWI to TUO.


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 TUO
Destination airport name Taupo Airport
City Taupo
Country New Zealand
Latitude -38.7
Longitude 176.1


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