The cheapest times to fly from LGW to BTR are
- January 1st to March 25th
- April 23rd to July 1st (except the weeks of May 7th and June 18th)
- October 29th 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 LGW to BTR is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2676 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $756 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Baton Rouge
Flying from London (LGW) to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) will usually cost between $846 to $1790 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $855. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1855. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1000 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1103 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to BTR flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGW to BTR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGW to BTR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from London. 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 depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $188 (14%) 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 $1088. Return trip prices are from the BTR to LGW 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 LGW 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 9 hour 21 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 LGW to BTR while comparing.
- 65 miles (105 km) away from BTR
- Usually 32.15% less expensive than BTR
- 1-layover flights available
- 138 miles (222 km) away from BTR
- Usually 8.75% less expensive than BTR
- 2-layover flights available
- 146 miles (235 km) away from BTR
- Usually 2.49% less expensive than BTR
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking LGW 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 LGW to BTR — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $668
- Average savings: $435 (39.41%)
- Price for both tickets: $680
- Average savings: $423 (38.32%)
- Price for both tickets: $681
- Average savings: $422 (38.23%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LGW to BTR? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport to London Gatwick Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4646 miles or 7477 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGW to BTR?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to BTR flight is about 9 hour 21 minutes.
How many flights go between London and Baton Rouge, LA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from LGW to BTR.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||London Gatwick Airport|
|Country||the United Kingdom|
|Destination airport name||Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport|
|City||Baton Rouge, LA|
|Country||the United States|
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