The cheapest times to fly from BTR to CLT are

  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 23rd and October 8th)
  • December 3rd to February 11th (except the week of January 1st)

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 CLT is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $430 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $313 for Thursday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $321 to $367 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 $322. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $47 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $350 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to CLT flight.

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

BTR to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to CLT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $11 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $340. Return trip prices are from the CLT 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 CLT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 12 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from BTR to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 25.71% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to GSO flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 27.93% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to RDU flights

Destination alternative #3: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 19.86% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to GSP flights

Destination alternative #4: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 21.43% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to AGS flights

Destination alternative #5: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 20.43% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to FAY flights

Destination alternative #6: Tri Cities Airport (TRI) in Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 12.43% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to TRI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BTR to CLT? 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 674 miles or 1085 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to CLT flight is about 2 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from BTR to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBTR
Origination airport nameBaton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
CityBaton Rouge, LA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeCLT
Destination airport nameCharlotte Douglas International Airport
CityCharlotte, NC
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BTR to CLT tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 20% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 40% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CLT heading for BTR about 4 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Charlotte, NC is about 3 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 7 minutes late
  • PSA: 2 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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