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The cheapest times to fly from BTR to LGB are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • July 9th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 LGB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1150 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $273 for Saturday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $318 to $916 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 $427. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $938. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $511 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $598 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to LGB flight.

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

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BTR to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to LGB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $296 (39%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $450. Return trip prices are from the LGB to BTR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BTR to LGB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 51 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 LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 43.85% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 38.08% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to SNA flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 36.57% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 36.40% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to ONT flights

Destination alternative #5: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 35.56% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to SAN flights

Destination alternative #6: Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Palm Springs, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 32.05% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to PSP flights

 

Flight Hacking BTR to LGB

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 LGB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Austin, TX (BTR > AUS > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $531
  • Average savings: $67 (11.13%)

See BTR to AUS flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (BTR > LAS > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $541
  • Average savings: $57 (9.54%)

See BTR to LAS flights

Hack #3: Salt Lake City, UT (BTR > SLC > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $52 (8.7%)

See BTR to SLC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1590 miles or 2559 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to LGB flight is about 3 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from BTR to LGB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeBTR
Origination airport nameBaton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
CityBaton Rouge, LA
Countrythe United States
Latitude30.5
Longitude-91.2

Return Airport

Destination codeLGB
Destination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.8
Longitude-118.2

 

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