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

CHI — LEX
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Chicago to Lexington Blue Grass are usually found in February or January, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday 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 2022: compare Chicago to Lexington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lexington.

CHI - LEX

Price

$167 - $351

LEX

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

LEX

Rainfall

2.9 - 5.3 inches

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop
Average price$281Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip from$167From 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 30% 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 53% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 45 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 $318 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $418 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 May. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Lexington. Flights to Lexington from Chicago in February are about $283 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 at noon, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Lexington in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CHI to LEX flights for August, September
Sep 2 - Sep 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 29m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 17 - Sep 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 21m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 14m
$155

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 24 - Aug 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 25m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
$158

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Chicago to Lexington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lexington from Chicago found for this year
Sep 2 - Sep 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 29m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 17 - Sep 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 21m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 14m
$155

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Dec 3 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 28m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 17m
$157

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap Delta flights from Chicago to Lexington

Sep 24 - Sep 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

5h 57m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 04m
$166

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
MDW

Chicago Midway

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

5h 27m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 12m
$186

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 3 - Sep 5
MDW

Chicago Midway

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

4h 56m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 12m
$198

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Chicago to Lexington

Sep 17 - Sep 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 21m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 14m
$155

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Dec 3 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 28m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 17m
$157

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Dec 3 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

4h 28m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 17m
$164

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Non-stop flights to Lexington from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Lexington direct flight deals
Sep 2 - Sep 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 29m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$148

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 24 - Aug 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 25m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
$158

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 33m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Lexington

Late deals on return flights to Lexington from Chicago, departing today and this week
Aug 20 - Aug 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 29m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
$183

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 20 - Aug 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 23m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 02m
$190

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 19 - Aug 24
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

Nonstop

1h 33m
LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

One-way flights to Lexington from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Lexington
Aug 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

22h 40m
$98

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

2 stops

32h 25m
$116

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LEX

Lexington Blue Grass

1 stop

28h 07m
$117

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

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 $148, but on average you can expect to pay $176.

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 $221.

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

Currently priced at $148, 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 $155 and $166, respectively. United Airlines is priced at 47% 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?

$194 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and Allegiant Air, with prices starting from $199 and $214, 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: Envoy Air (100%), Air Wisconsin (95%), United Airlines (91%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Lexington?

While on average a flight from Chicago to Lexington is generally $263, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $83. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Lexington Blue Grass), you can expect to pay $166 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$147Average$257FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$147Average$277FlexibilityNo 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
12%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
51%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
36%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
Sunday17daily flights
Monday17daily flights
Tuesday17daily flights
Wednesday17daily flights
Thursday17daily flights
Friday17daily flights
Saturday13daily flights