The cheapest times to fly from TPE to LFT are

  • January 29th to April 15th (except the week of March 26th)
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • September 17th to December 2nd (except the week of October 1st)

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 TPE to LFT is late May. Prices can be as high as $2385 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1067 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Lafayette

Flying from Taipei (TPE) to Lafayette, LA (LFT) will usually cost between $1097 to $1970 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $1165. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2156. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $991 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1388 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPE to LFT flight.

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

TPE to LFT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPE to LFT flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Taipei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $347 (22%) 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 $1322. Return trip prices are from the LFT to TPE 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 TPE 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 15 hour 26 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 TPE 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 18.55% less expensive than LFT
  • 1-layover flights available

See TPE 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 0.43% less expensive than LFT
  • 2-layover flights available

See TPE to BTR flights


Flight Hacking TPE 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 TPE to LFT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TPE > LAX > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $427 (30.73%)

See TPE to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (TPE > SFO > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1056
  • Average savings: $333 (23.96%)

See TPE to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (TPE > SEA > LFT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1062
  • Average savings: $327 (23.52%)

See TPE to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Delta, EVA Air, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8028 miles or 12920 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPE to LFT flight is about 15 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Taipei and Lafayette, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from TPE to LFT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TPE
Origination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2

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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