There are 6 ways to get from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Tampa to Baton Rouge  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Baton Rouge (BTR) TPA - BTR

$172 - $852

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Bus  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl 1008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Baton Rouge, La 1247 / ...

$104 - $235

4 alternative options

Train, train to Orlando Sanford, fly to Baton Rouge  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kissimmee to Sanford
  3. Fly from Orlando Sanford (SFB) to Baton Rouge (BTR) SFB - BTR

$260 - $385

Fly Tampa to New Orleans, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to New Orleans (MSY) TPA - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$146 - $487

Fly Tampa to Lafayette, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Lafayette (LFT) TPA - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$193 - $814

Drive  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) 720.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The distance between Tampa and Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) is 557 miles. The road distance is 720.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) without a car is to bus which takes 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h.

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There is no direct flight from Tampa Airport to Baton Rouge Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) is 1 h behind Tampa. It is currently 12:06 AM in Tampa and 11:06 PM in Baton Rouge Airport (BTR).

Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) is 721 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 43 min to drive from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR).

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Baton Rouge Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Baton Rouge Airport (BTR). Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR).
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  • Distance: 557 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Baton Rouge Airport (BTR), USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampa to Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) via Orlando, Fl and Baton Rouge, La in around 19 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Tampa to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Tampa to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Tampa to Lafayette via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Tampa to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Orlando Sanford to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
SunRail
Website
sunrail.com
Train from Kissimmee to Sanford
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
sunrail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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