The cheapest times to fly from BTR to AUH are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 6th to October 7th (except the weeks of August 20th and August 27th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 BTR to AUH is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $4396 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $1062 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Abu Dhabi

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) will usually cost between $1106 to $1902 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1083. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $2247. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1163 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 BTR to AUH flight.

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

BTR to AUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to AUH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AUH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BTR. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Abu Dhabi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Baton Rouge. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $142 (9%) 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 $1404. Return trip prices are from the AUH to BTR 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 BTR to AUH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 24 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 BTR to AUH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from AUH
  • Usually 3.77% less expensive than AUH
  • 2-layover flights available

See BTR to DXB flights


Flight Hacking BTR to AUH

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 BTR to AUH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BTR > LGA > AUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1132
  • Average savings: $289 (20.31%)

See BTR to LGA flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (BTR > IAD > AUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1166
  • Average savings: $255 (17.92%)

See BTR to IAD flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (BTR > EWR > AUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1168
  • Average savings: $253 (17.81%)

See BTR to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BTR to AUH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Saudia, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abu Dhabi International Airport to Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8013 miles or 12896 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BTR to AUH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to AUH flight is about 15 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Abu Dhabi?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BTR
Origination airport name Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
City Baton Rouge, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -91.2

Return Airport

Destination code AUH
Destination airport name Abu Dhabi International Airport
City Abu Dhabi
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.4
Longitude 54.7


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