The cheapest times to fly from LEX to BKK are

  • January 22nd to March 18th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 LEX to BKK is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2591 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $854 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Bangkok

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Bangkok (BKK) will usually cost between $859 to $1889 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $884. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2211. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1157 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to BKK flight.

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

LEX to BKK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to BKK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lexington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BKK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LEX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Bangkok, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Lexington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $179 (11%) 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 $1155. Return trip prices are from the BKK to LEX 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 LEX to BKK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 54 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LEX to BKK

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 LEX to BKK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LEX > LGA > BKK)

  • Price for both tickets: $942
  • Average savings: $215 (18.55%)

See LEX to LGA flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (LEX > ORD > BKK)

  • Price for both tickets: $966
  • Average savings: $191 (16.47%)

See LEX to ORD flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (LEX > LAX > BKK)

  • Price for both tickets: $967
  • Average savings: $190 (16.39%)

See LEX to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LEX to BKK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shanghai Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Suvarnabhumi International Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8845 miles or 14235 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LEX to BKK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to BKK flight is about 16 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Bangkok?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from LEX to BKK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEX
Origination airport name Blue Grass Airport
City Lexington, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 38
Longitude -84.6

Return Airport

Destination code BKK
Destination airport name Suvarnabhumi International Airport
City Bangkok
Country Thailand
Latitude 13.7
Longitude 100.7


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