The cheapest times to fly from BTR to SZG are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 SZG is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $2080 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $953 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Salzburg

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Salzburg (SZG) will usually cost between $1017 to $1695 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1051. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1690. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $640 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1246 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to SZG flight.

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

BTR to SZG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to SZG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SZG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BTR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Salzburg, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Baton Rouge. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $165 (12%) 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 $1190. Return trip prices are from the SZG 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 SZG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 29 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 SZG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 16.09% less expensive than SZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Trieste Airport (TRS) in Trieste

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 6.90% less expensive than SZG
  • 2-layover flights available

See BTR to TRS flights


Flight Hacking BTR to SZG

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 SZG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Vienna (BTR > VIE > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1003
  • Average savings: $243 (19.5%)

See BTR to VIE flights

Hack #2: Manchester (BTR > MAN > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $203 (16.29%)

See BTR to MAN flights

Hack #3: Berlin (BTR > TXL > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1062
  • Average savings: $184 (14.77%)

See BTR to TXL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5279 miles or 8496 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to SZG flight is about 10 hour 29 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from BTR to SZG.


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 SZG
Destination airport name Salzburg Airport
City Salzburg
Country Austria
Latitude 47.8
Longitude 13


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