The cheapest times to fly from LEJ to LIH are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 LEJ to LIH is early February. Prices can be as high as $1986 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $1091 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Kauai

Flying from Leipzig (LEJ) to Lihue, HI (LIH) will usually cost between $1106 to $1779 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1134. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1766. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $633 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1310 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEJ to LIH flight.

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

LEJ to LIH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEJ to LIH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Leipzig. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LIH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LEJ. 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 $672 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1307. Return trip prices are from the LIH to LEJ 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 LEJ to LIH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 11 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 LEJ to LIH while comparing.

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

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from LIH
  • Usually 2.83% less expensive than LIH
  • 2-layover flights available

See LEJ to HNL flights


Flight Hacking LEJ 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 LEJ to LIH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Zurich (LEJ > ZRH > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1015
  • Average savings: $295 (22.49%)

See LEJ to STR flights

Hack #2: Stuttgart (LEJ > STR > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1171
  • Average savings: $139 (10.61%)

See LEJ to ZRH flights

Hack #3: Dusseldorf (LEJ > DUS > LIH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1223
  • Average savings: $87 (6.64%)

See LEJ to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Austrian, Delta, Hawaiian, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lihue Airport to Leipzig Halle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7338 miles or 11809 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEJ to LIH flight is about 14 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Leipzig and Lihue, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LEJ to LIH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEJ
Origination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2

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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