The cheapest times to fly from LOS to BWI are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • August 27th to December 2nd

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 LOS to BWI is early November. Prices can be as high as $2302 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $907 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Baltimore

Flying from Lagos (LOS) to Baltimore, MD (BWI) will usually cost between $972 to $1851 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $955. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1953. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $998 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1421 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LOS to BWI flight.

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

LOS to BWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LOS to BWI flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lagos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BWI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LOS. Saturdays 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 $118 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1324. Return trip prices are from the BWI to LOS 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 LOS 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 10 hour 42 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 LOS to BWI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 21.53% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to IAD flights


Flight Hacking LOS to BWI

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 LOS to BWI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LOS > JFK > BWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1041
  • Average savings: $380 (26.74%)

See LOS to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1106
  • Average savings: $316 (22.2%)

See LOS to JFK flights

Hack #3: Cairo (LOS > CAI > BWI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1206
  • Average savings: $216 (15.17%)

See LOS to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5395 miles or 8682 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LOS to BWI flight is about 10 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Lagos and Baltimore, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from LOS to BWI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LOS
Origination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3

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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