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The cheapest times to fly from PHL to BTR are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 PHL to BTR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $853 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $315 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Baton Rouge

Flying from Philadelphia, PA (PHL) to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) will usually cost between $318 to $490 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $346. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $189 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $370 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHL to BTR flight.

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

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PHL to BTR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHL to BTR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Philadelphia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below 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 $107 (24%) 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 $332. Return trip prices are from the BTR to PHL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHL 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 2 hour 58 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 PHL 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 23.41% less expensive than BTR
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHL to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from BTR
  • Usually 11.64% less expensive than BTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHL to JAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport (LFT) in Lafayette, LA

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from BTR
  • Usually 2.98% less expensive than BTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHL to LFT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHL to BTR? 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport to Philadelphia International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1103 miles or 1775 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHL to BTR flight is about 2 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Philadelphia, PA and Baton Rouge, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from PHL to BTR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePHL
Origination airport namePhiladelphia International Airport
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.9
Longitude-75.2

Return Airport

Destination codeBTR
Destination airport nameBaton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
CityBaton Rouge, LA
Countrythe United States
Latitude30.5
Longitude-91.2

 

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