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The cheapest times to fly from TRI to BWI are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 20th to September 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 TRI to BWI is early November. Prices can be as high as $536 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Baltimore

Flying from Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN (TRI) to Baltimore, MD (BWI) will usually cost between $205 to $376 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 $239. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $95 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $285 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TRI to BWI flight.

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

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TRI to BWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TRI to BWI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BWI, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into TRI. 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 $98 (29%) 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 $234. Return trip prices are from the BWI to TRI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TRI 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 38 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 TRI to BWI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) in Newport News/Williamsburg, VA

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 10.53% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to PHF flights

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

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 10.00% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to RIC flights

Destination alternative #3: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 9.47% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to ABE flights

Destination alternative #4: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 2.46% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to PHL flights

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

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 1.58% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to IAD flights

Destination alternative #6: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from BWI
  • Usually 1.23% less expensive than BWI
  • 1-layover flights available

See TRI to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 364 miles or 586 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TRI to BWI flight is about 1 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN and Baltimore, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from TRI to BWI.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code TRI
Origination airport name Tri Cities Airport
City Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 36.5
Longitude -82.4

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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