BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The LSU Tigers and Georgia Bulldogs are scheduled to play in the SEC Championship game on Saturday, Dec. 3.
The game is happening in Atlanta inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium. For those that want to go to the game, Delta Airlines has added a roundtrip flight.
The Baton Rouge airport made the announcement on Tuesday.
Details from BTR can be found below:
Delta Airlines has added a roundtrip, BTR-Atlanta (ATL) flight for the SEC Championship Game. DL flight 5540 departs BTR on Friday, December 02 at 8:59 am and returns on Sunday, December 04 at 3:00 pm. A limited number of seats are also available on some of the regularly scheduled BTR-ATL flights.
“Nothing connects people and communities like cheering on your favorite team in the biggest sporting events – and as an airline based in the Southeast – we understand the unrivaled passion of SEC football fans and are here to support by offering additional service to and from Baton Rouge for fans attending this year’s SEC Championship game in Atlanta,” said Delta Airlines in a statement. “Additional flights can be found and booked on delta.com and on the Fly Delta app.”
A quick look at tickets for flights that leave on Friday and return on Sunday shows that it will cost you over $1,000 to get on any of the available roundtrip flights.