The cheapest times to fly from NRT to BTR are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • March 26th to April 22nd
  • May 7th to June 17th
  • October 8th 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 NRT to BTR is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3878 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $992 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Baton Rouge

Flying from Tokyo (NRT) to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) will usually cost between $1038 to $1635 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1077. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $3739. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2662 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1260 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NRT to BTR flight.

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

NRT to BTR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NRT to BTR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Tokyo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Fridays 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 $227 (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 $1194. Return trip prices are from the BTR to NRT 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 NRT to BTR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 9 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 NRT 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 12.86% less expensive than BTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See NRT to MSY flights


Flight Hacking NRT 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 NRT to BTR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (NRT > LAX > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1134
  • Average savings: $127 (10.04%)

See NRT to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (NRT > PVG > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1186
  • Average savings: $75 (5.91%)

See NRT to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (NRT > SEA > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1226
  • Average savings: $35 (2.74%)

See NRT to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, ANA, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6764 miles or 10886 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NRT to BTR flight is about 13 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Tokyo 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 NRT to BTR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NRT
Origination airport name Narita International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.8
Longitude 140.4

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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