The cheapest times to fly from BTR to CUE are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 29th)

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 CUE is late January. Prices can be as high as $3355 for Thursday flights during mid July, or as low as $821 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Cuenca

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Cuenca (CUE) will usually cost between $822 to $1855 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $824. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2477. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1653 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1003 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to CUE flight.

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

BTR to CUE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to CUE flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CUE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BTR. Thursdays 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 $88 (7%) 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 $1106. Return trip prices are from the CUE 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 CUE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 23 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 CUE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport (GYE) in Guayaquil

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from CUE
  • Usually 1.99% less expensive than CUE
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to GYE flights


Flight Hacking BTR to CUE

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 CUE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (BTR > FLL > CUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $191 (19.04%)

See BTR to FLL flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (BTR > MIA > CUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $111 (11.02%)

See BTR to MIA flights

Hack #3: Quito (BTR > UIO > CUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $949
  • Average savings: $55 (5.43%)

See BTR to UIO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, TAME, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cuenca Airport to Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2443 miles or 3932 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to CUE flight is about 5 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Cuenca?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from BTR to CUE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeCUE
Destination airport nameCuenca Airport


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