The cheapest times to fly from VER to BTR are

  • October 15th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 10th, January 1st, and March 12th)

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 VER to BTR is early November. Prices can be as high as $2147 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $471 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Baton Rouge

Flying from Veracruz (VER) to Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) will usually cost between $510 to $1895 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $499. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1216. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $717 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $676 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VER to BTR flight.

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

VER to BTR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VER to BTR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Heroica Veracruz. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above 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 $330 (29%) 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 $611. Return trip prices are from the BTR to VER 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 VER 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 30 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 VER to BTR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport (LFT) in Lafayette, LA

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from BTR
  • Usually 15.09% less expensive than BTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See VER to LFT flights

Destination alternative #2: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from BTR
  • Usually 7.40% less expensive than BTR
  • 1-layover flights available

See VER to MSY flights


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

Hack #1: Mexico City (VER > MEX > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $523
  • Average savings: $153 (22.63%)

See VER to CUN flights

Hack #2: Cancun (VER > CUN > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $54 (7.99%)

See VER to MEX flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (VER > MIA > BTR)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $25 (3.7%)

See VER to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 847 miles or 1363 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VER to BTR flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Veracruz and Baton Rouge, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from VER to BTR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VER
Origination airport name General Heriberto Jara International Airport
City Veracruz
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.1
Longitude -96.2

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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