Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Lexington (LEX)

CHI — LEX
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Chicago to Lexington Blue Grass are usually found in February or January, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Lexington (LEX)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to LEX flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Lexington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lexington.

CHI - LEX

Price

$167 - $459

LEX

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

LEX

Rainfall

2.9 - 5.3 inches

Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop
Round-trip from$167From Chicago (CHI) to Lexington Blue Grass
One-way from$128One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Lexington Blue Grass

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Lexington?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 61% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Lexington.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Lexington?

To save up to 69% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 46 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago to Lexington from $357 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $499 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Lexington?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in October. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Lexington. Flights to Lexington from Chicago in February are about $318 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $137.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Lexington (CHI - LEX)?

When flying from Chicago to Lexington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Lexington in January, February 2023

The best prices found for CHI to LEX flights for January, February
Feb 16 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 22m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 26m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$138

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

5h 11m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Chicago to Lexington 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lexington from Chicago found for this year
Feb 16 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 22m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 26m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$138

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

5h 11m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Cheap United Airlines flights from Chicago to Lexington

Feb 16 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 22m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 26m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$138

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 17 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 21m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Lexington

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

5h 11m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 18 - Feb 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 35m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 02m
$156

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 6 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 24m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$158

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Non-stop flights to Lexington from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Lexington direct flight deals
Feb 16 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 22m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 36m
$128

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 26m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$138

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 17 - Feb 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 21m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Last minute flights from Chicago to Lexington

Late deals on return flights to Lexington from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 30m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 37m
$163

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 3 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

11h 11m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 07m
$170

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 3 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 30m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 40m
$178

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

One-way flights to Lexington from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Lexington
Feb 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

24h 23m
$81

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 5
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

25h 57m
$88

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

24h 23m
$89

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Lexington

Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Loading process for Delta is lengthy - I always seam to be in the last group loading.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Loading process for Delta is lengthy - I always seam to be in the last group loading.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Loading process for Delta is lengthy - I always seam to be in the last group loading.

Allegiant Air
7.5
Good
95 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Loading process for Delta is lengthy - I always seam to be in the last group loading.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Loading process for Delta is lengthy - I always seam to be in the last group loading.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Lexington flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Lexington from Chicago?

Most people fly into Lexington Blue Grass (LEX) if they book a flight to Lexington from Chicago. On average, Blue Grass has 16 inbound flights from Chicago per day from 3 airlines. Lexington Blue Grass is conveniently located just 5.6 mi from Lexington’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Lexington Blue Grass have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Lexington Blue Grass that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Lexington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Lexington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $128, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Lexington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Lexington under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Lexington is less than $217.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Lexington for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Lexington within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Lexington?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Lexington on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 3 flights from Chicago to Lexington a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Lexington?

Departing from Chicago to Lexington will take you 1h 22m. The distance from Chicago to Lexington is about 325 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Lexington round-trip?

Currently priced at $128, United Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Lexington and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $146 and $159, respectively. United Airlines is priced at 59% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Lexington one-way?

$128 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Allegiant Air. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $189 and $199, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Lexington?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Chicago to Lexington on time: GoJet (95%), Republic Airways (81%), Air Wisconsin (79%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Lexington?

While on average a flight from Chicago to Lexington is generally $276, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $148. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Lexington Blue Grass), you can expect to pay $159 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Lexington

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Chicago to Lexington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Lexington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$148Average$268FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$157Average$279FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Lexington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Lexington
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
14%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
52%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Lexington

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Lexington
Sunday16daily flights
Monday18daily flights
Tuesday16daily flights
Wednesday18daily flights
Thursday17daily flights
Friday16daily flights
Saturday13daily flights
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