The cheapest times to fly from LEX to HKG are

  • late January
  • February 19th to May 13th (except the weeks of March 12th, March 26th, and April 9th)
  • August 20th 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 HKG is late September. Prices can be as high as $2321 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $946 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Hong Kong

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Hong Kong (HKG) will usually cost between $983 to $1750 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1004. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1993. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $988 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1201 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to HKG flight.

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

LEX to HKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to HKG 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $154 (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 $1188. Return trip prices are from the HKG 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 HKG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LEX to HKG

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 HKG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LEX > LAX > HKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $883
  • Average savings: $318 (26.49%)

See LEX to LAX flights

Hack #2: Pittsburgh, PA (LEX > PIT > HKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $227 (18.91%)

See LEX to PIT flights

Hack #3: Raleigh/Durham, NC (LEX > RDU > HKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $975
  • Average savings: $226 (18.78%)

See LEX to RDU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8096 miles or 13029 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to HKG flight is about 15 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Hong Kong?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from LEX to HKG.


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 HKG
Destination airport name Hong Kong International Airport
City Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Latitude 22.3
Longitude 113.9


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