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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Lexington, KY, United States - CHI to LEX Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

Popular flights from Chicago to Lexington Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 27, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $185
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $185
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $185
Sep 4, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $185
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 $185
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $185
Sep 4, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $185

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Lexington (CHI to LEX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Lexington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $244.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Lexington (CHI to LEX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Lexington based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Lexington

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Lexington should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $576 $527
7-14 days $587 $530
14-21 days $391 $398
21-30 days $341 $348
30-60 days $321 $328
60-90 days $185 $260
90+ days $185 $260

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Lexington

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Lexington.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$253 $253 $253 $253 $253 $185 $253

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Lexington

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Lexington.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$576
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$576 $587
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$587
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$361
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$361
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Lexington (CHI to LEX)

Your Chicago to Lexington flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Lexington is $398.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Lexington is $323.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Lexington.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Lexington
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 08:45 21:43
United 4 5 4 5 5 2 4 07:40 20:50

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Lexington (CHI to LEX)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Lexington. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Lexington is $210.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Lexington is $323.

Chicago to Lexington Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Lexington?
Answer: The average Chicago to Lexington flight time is an hour and 19 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Lexington?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Lexington is 322 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Lexington?
Answer: There are 45 direct flights from Chicago to Lexington.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Lexington?
Answer: United Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Lexington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Lexington?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Lexington (CHI to LEX) Number of flights searched: 67Last modified: May 29, 2016 6:53 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Lexington with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Lexington.

Chicago to Lexington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American CLT X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta CVG / DTW X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Lexington, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $97
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Chicago to Cincinnati American, Public Charters, United $300
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Chicago to Nashville American, Frontier, United $77
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $118
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $153
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Chicago to Louisville American, United $143
Chicago to Detroit American, United $176
Chicago to Charlotte American, Frontier, United $87
Chicago to Miami American, Alaska, Frontier, United $137
Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $68
Chicago to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Chicago to Houston American, Spirit, United $154

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to Toronto Air Choice One, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Public Charters, Porter, United, WestJet $198
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Lexington, KY, United States, from $185 Round trip from CHI to LEX