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The cheapest times to fly from LGA to BWI are

  • August 6th to March 11th (except the weeks of August 13th, November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and February 12th)

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 LGA to BWI is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1290 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $182 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Baltimore

Flying from New York, NY (LGA) to Baltimore, MD (BWI) will usually cost between $211 to $532 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $231. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $620. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $389 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $293 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGA to BWI flight.

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

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LGA to BWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGA to BWI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.98, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $166 (39%) 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 $255. Return trip prices are from the BWI to LGA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LGA to BWI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 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 LGA to BWI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 51.19% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to DCA flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 44.20% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to RIC flights

Destination alternative #3: Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) in Charlottesville, VA

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 37.03% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to CHO flights

Destination alternative #4: Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT) in Williamsport, PA

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 21.16% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to IPT flights

Destination alternative #5: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 16.21% less expensive than BWI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LGA to IAD flights

Destination alternative #6: Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) in Newport News/Williamsburg, VA

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 19.28% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGA to PHF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 185 miles or 298 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGA to BWI flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Baltimore, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from LGA to BWI.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code LGA
Origination airport name LaGuardia Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -73.9

Return Airport

Destination code BWI
Destination airport name Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
City Baltimore, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 39.2
Longitude -76.7

 

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