The cheapest times to fly from LYR to AUS are

  • May 28th to June 17th
  • October 8th to March 4th (except the weeks of December 17th and 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 LYR to AUS is early December. Prices can be as high as $3577 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $776 for Friday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Longyearbyen (LYR) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $991 to $2777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $1105. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2172. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1067 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1404 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LYR to AUS flight.

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

LYR to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LYR to AUS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Longyearbyen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $822 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1205. Return trip prices are from the AUS to LYR 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 LYR to AUS 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 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LYR to AUS

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 LYR to AUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (LYR > OSL > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $512 (36.43%)

See LYR to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (LYR > ORD > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1209
  • Average savings: $196 (13.92%)

See LYR to OSL flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LYR > JFK > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1263
  • Average savings: $142 (10.08%)

See LYR to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LYR to AUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Svalbard Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4488 miles or 7223 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LYR to AUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LYR to AUS flight is about 9 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Longyearbyen and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from LYR to AUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LYR
Origination airport name Svalbard Airport
City Longyearbyen
Country Norway
Latitude 78.2
Longitude 15.5

Return Airport

Destination code AUS
Destination airport name Austin – Bergstrom International Airport
City Austin, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -97.7


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