The cheapest times to fly from BWI to VAR are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 13th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 VAR is mid October. Prices can be as high as $13850 for Tuesday flights during late March, or as low as $945 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Varna

Flying from Baltimore, MD (BWI) to Varna (VAR) will usually cost between $1019 to $5134 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 $1405. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $5961. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4556 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2300 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BWI to VAR flight.

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

BWI to VAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BWI to VAR 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 $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $1244 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2168. Return trip prices are from the VAR 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 VAR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 4 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 VAR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Henri Coanda Airport (OTP) in Bucharest

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from VAR
  • Usually 57.28% less expensive than VAR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BWI to OTP flights

Destination alternative #2: Burgas Airport (BOJ) in Burgas

  • 48 miles (77 km) away from VAR
  • Usually 17.00% less expensive than VAR
  • 2-layover flights available

See BWI to BOJ flights


Flight Hacking BWI to VAR

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 VAR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (BWI > CDG > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $869
  • Average savings: $1432 (62.24%)

See BWI to CDG flights

Hack #2: Moscow (BWI > DME > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $1356 (58.96%)

See BWI to DME flights

Hack #3: Warsaw (BWI > WAW > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $963
  • Average savings: $1338 (58.15%)

See BWI to WAW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Smartwings, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5047 miles or 8122 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BWI to VAR flight is about 10 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Baltimore, MD and Varna?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from BWI to VAR.


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 VAR
Destination airport name Varna Airport
City Varna
Country Bulgaria
Latitude 43.2
Longitude 27.8


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