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The cheapest times to fly from LEX to JAX are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of 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 JAX is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $495 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $215 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Jacksonville, FL (JAX) will usually cost between $235 to $395 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $374. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $318 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to JAX flight.

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

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LEX to JAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to JAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much 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 $84 (24%) 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 $270. Return trip prices are from the JAX to LEX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LEX to JAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 58 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 JAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in Sanford, FL

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 40.09% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to SFB flights

Destination alternative #2: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 19.81% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to HHH flights

Destination alternative #3: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 19.50% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to SAV flights

Destination alternative #4: Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) in Daytona Beach, FL

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 10.38% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to DAB flights

Destination alternative #5: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 13.84% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to MCO flights

Destination alternative #6: Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK) in Brunswick, GA

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 3.14% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to BQK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 547 miles or 880 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to JAX flight is about 1 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Jacksonville, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from LEX to JAX.

 

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 JAX
Destination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7

 

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