The cheapest times to fly from LCH to AUS are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)
- March 26th to April 22nd
- July 30th to October 14th
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 LCH to AUS is late September. Prices can be as high as $550 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $266 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Austin
Flying from Lake Charles, LA (LCH) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $276 to $374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $359. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $65 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $324 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCH to AUS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LCH to AUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LCH to AUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Lake Charles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.76, which is above 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 $64 (19%) 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 $280. Return trip prices are from the AUS to LCH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LCH to AUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 28 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 LCH to AUS while comparing.
- 140 miles (225 km) away from AUS
- Usually 2.16% less expensive than AUS
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LCH to AUS? 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 Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Lake Charles Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 266 miles or 428 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LCH to AUS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCH to AUS flight is about 1 hour 28 minutes.
How many flights go between Lake Charles, LA and Austin, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 38 available flights from LCH to AUS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Lake Charles Regional Airport|
|City||Lake Charles, LA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Austin – Bergstrom International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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