The cheapest times to fly from NCL to LFT are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 22nd 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 NCL to LFT is late January. Prices can be as high as $2124 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $658 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Lafayette

Flying from Newcastle (NCL) to Lafayette, LA (LFT) will usually cost between $743 to $1598 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $749. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1753. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1004 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1009 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NCL to LFT flight.

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

NCL to LFT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NCL to LFT flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newcastle upon Tyne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $148 (11%) 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 $983. Return trip prices are from the LFT to NCL 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 NCL to LFT 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 10 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 NCL to LFT while comparing.

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

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from LFT
  • Usually 31.67% less expensive than LFT
  • 1-layover flights available

See NCL to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport (BTR) in Baton Rouge, LA

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from LFT
  • Usually 2.68% less expensive than LFT
  • 2-layover flights available

See NCL to BTR flights


Flight Hacking NCL to LFT

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 NCL to LFT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (NCL > MCO > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $762
  • Average savings: $247 (24.48%)

See NCL to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (NCL > EWR > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $784
  • Average savings: $226 (22.35%)

See NCL to MCO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (NCL > LGA > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $794
  • Average savings: $216 (21.36%)

See NCL to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from NCL to LFT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport to Newcastle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4546 miles or 7316 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from NCL to LFT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NCL to LFT flight is about 9 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Newcastle and Lafayette, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from NCL to LFT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NCL
Origination airport name Newcastle Airport
City Newcastle
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 55
Longitude -1.7

Return Airport

Destination code LFT
Destination airport name Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport
City Lafayette, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -92


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