The cheapest times to fly from LEX to DAL are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 DAL is early November. Prices can be as high as $906 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $302 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Dallas, TX (DAL) will usually cost between $334 to $606 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $638. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $278 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $451 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to DAL flight.

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

LEX to DAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to DAL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lexington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $137 (26%) 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 $395. Return trip prices are from the DAL 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 DAL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 23 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 LEX to DAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Robert Gray AAF Airport (GRK) in Killeen, TX

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 28.82% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to GRK flights

Destination alternative #2: Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport (SPS) in Wichita Falls, TX

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 27.27% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to SPS flights

Destination alternative #3: Waco Regional Airport (ACT) in Waco, TX

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 26.94% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to ACT flights

Destination alternative #4: Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR) in Tyler, TX

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 19.07% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to TYR flights

Destination alternative #5: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 9.31% less expensive than DAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas Love Field Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 776 miles or 1249 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to DAL flight is about 2 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Dallas, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from LEX to DAL.


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 DAL
Destination airport name Dallas Love Field Airport
City Dallas, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.8
Longitude -96.9


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