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Baton Rouge airport

Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR)

Location

The airport is located four miles (7km) outside of Baton Rouge's central business district.

Getting to the city

By car, Baton Rouge airport is easy reached on Interstate 110. A number of shuttle buses run in to the city centre, with prices ranging between $40 and $80.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from March to November).

Car rental

Cars from major car rental companies including Hertz, Avis, National, Enterprise and Budget are available at the airport.

Airport Taxis

A great number of taxi companies service Baton Rouge airport. From the airport to Baton Rouge city centre, it should cost between $25 and $35 depending on the traffic.

Facilities

Baton Rouge airport offers a number of amenities, including a children's play room, a reading room, restrooms, a smoking room, a business centre, a food court, gift shops, an arcade, ATMS, Cable TVs, courtesy phones, massage chairs, a nursing room, non-denominational chapel, shoe shine, vending machines and a conference room.

Parking

Two three-storey parking garages are located directly opposite Baton Rouge airport terminal. For standard parking it's $1 per half hour or portion thereof, or $2 per hour for economy parking. For a full 24 hours it's $10 in the standard lot, or $7 in the economy lot. Payment is at check out while exiting the lot, and all major credit cards are accepted.

Website

www.flybtr.com

Internet

Free hi-speed Wifi is available throughout the Baton Rouge airport terminal building, including specially designated Wifi hotspots.


Baton Rouge airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.