The cheapest times to fly from BTR to RTB are

  • May 28th to July 15th
  • October 22nd to March 11th (except the week of December 24th)

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 RTB is early November. Prices can be as high as $3220 for Wednesday flights during early May, or as low as $845 for Saturday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Coxen Hole

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Roatan Island (RTB) will usually cost between $897 to $1227 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $884. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1413. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $529 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $978 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to RTB flight.

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

BTR to RTB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to RTB 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 $0.59, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $689 (36%) 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 $974. Return trip prices are from the RTB 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 RTB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 50 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 RTB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ramon Villeda Morales International Airport (SAP) in San Pedro Sula

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from RTB
  • Usually 46.50% less expensive than RTB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to SAP flights

Destination alternative #2: Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport (BZE) in Belize City

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from RTB
  • Usually 38.82% less expensive than RTB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to BZE flights


Flight Hacking BTR to RTB

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 RTB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BTR > JFK > RTB)

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $72 (7.31%)

See BTR to JFK flights

Hack #2: Baltimore, MD (BTR > BWI > RTB)

  • Price for both tickets: $941
  • Average savings: $37 (3.73%)

See BTR to BWI flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (BTR > LGA > RTB)

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $25 (2.56%)

See BTR to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport to Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1025 miles or 1650 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to RTB flight is about 2 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Roatan Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from BTR to RTB.


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 RTB
Destination airport name Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport
City Roatan Island
Country Honduras
Latitude 16.3
Longitude -86.5


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