The cheapest times to fly from KIV to BTR are

  • January 8th to April 15th (except the week of February 26th)
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 KIV to BTR is mid October. Prices can be as high as $6066 for Thursday flights during early January, or as low as $972 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Baton Rouge

Flying from Kishinev (KIV) to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) will usually cost between $1100 to $1615 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1059. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2573. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1513 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1245 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIV to BTR flight.

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

KIV to BTR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIV to BTR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Chisinau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Baton Rouge, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chisinau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $200 (12%) 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 $1246. Return trip prices are from the BTR to KIV 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 KIV to BTR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 38 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 KIV to BTR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from BTR
  • Usually 4.18% less expensive than BTR
  • 2-layover flights available

See KIV to MSY flights


Flight Hacking KIV to BTR

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 KIV to BTR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minsk (KIV > MSQ > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $964
  • Average savings: $281 (22.57%)

See KIV to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (KIV > SVO > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $978
  • Average savings: $268 (21.49%)

See KIV to MSQ flights

Hack #3: Moscow (KIV > DME > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $978
  • Average savings: $267 (21.45%)

See KIV to DME flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air Moldova, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, TAROM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5915 miles or 9519 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIV to BTR flight is about 11 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from KIV to BTR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KIV
Origination airport name Chisinau International Airport
City Kishinev
Country Moldova
Latitude 46.9
Longitude 28.9

Return Airport

Destination code BTR
Destination airport name Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
City Baton Rouge, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -91.2


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