New nonstop flights between Baton Rouge and two major travel markets – Austin, TX, and Orlando, FL – have begun.
ViaAir nonstop flights will serve Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in Central Florida and Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Central Texas. The new nonstop flights operate three times each week to/from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, and two times each week to/from Orlando Sanford International Airport with 50-seat Embraer ERJ- 145 jets.
The BTR – Austin-Bergstrom flights operate on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays with 1:38 p.m. departures. The BTR – Orlando Sanford International flights operate on Mondays and Thursdays and depart at 1:48 p.m. Orlando-Sanford Airport, which is located slightly north of Orlando, is known for its fast security clearance and terminal-front rental car access. More information is available at flyviaair.com.