The cheapest times to fly from BTR to MOT are

  • April 9th to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • July 9th to July 29th
  • October 15th to February 11th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 17th)

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 MOT is late January. Prices can be as high as $1177 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $327 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Minot

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Minot, ND (MOT) will usually cost between $407 to $913 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 $441. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $922. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $481 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $633 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to MOT flight.

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

BTR to MOT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to MOT 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 $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $291 (36%) 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 $497. Return trip prices are from the MOT 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 MOT 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 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 MOT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) in Bismarck/Mandan, ND

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from MOT
  • Usually 45.18% less expensive than MOT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to BIS flights


Flight Hacking BTR to MOT

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 MOT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (BTR > MSP > MOT)

  • Price for both tickets: $588
  • Average savings: $45 (7.11%)

See BTR to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BTR to MOT? 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 Minot International Airport to Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1336 miles or 2150 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to MOT flight is about 3 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Minot, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from BTR to MOT.


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 MOT
Destination airport name Minot International Airport
City Minot, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -101.3


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