The cheapest times to fly from DEL to LIH are

  • January 15th to June 17th (except the week of March 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DEL to LIH is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2563 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1268 for Monday flights around mid February.


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Flying from Delhi (DEL) to Lihue, HI (LIH) will usually cost between $1377 to $2036 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1353. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2227. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $875 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1625 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEL to LIH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DEL to LIH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DEL to LIH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEL to LIH flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New Delhi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LIH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DEL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $380 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1556. Return trip prices are from the LIH to DEL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DEL to LIH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DEL to LIH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Daniel K Inouye International Airport (HNL) in Honolulu, HI

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from LIH
  • Usually 36.86% less expensive than LIH
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to HNL flights


Flight Hacking DEL to LIH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DEL to LIH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Honolulu, HI (DEL > HNL > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1164
  • Average savings: $461 (28.37%)

See DEL to KOA flights

Hack #2: Kona, HI (DEL > KOA > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1233
  • Average savings: $393 (24.15%)

See DEL to HNL flights

Hack #3: Oslo (DEL > OSL > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1417
  • Average savings: $208 (12.8%)

See DEL to OSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEL to LIH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Dolomiti, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lihue Airport to Indira Gandhi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7305 miles or 11756 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DEL to LIH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEL to LIH flight is about 14 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Delhi and Lihue, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from DEL to LIH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DEL
Origination airport name Indira Gandhi International Airport
City Delhi
Country India
Latitude 28.6
Longitude 77.1

Return Airport

Destination code LIH
Destination airport name Lihue Airport
City Lihue, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 22
Longitude -159.3


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