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The cheapest times to fly from LEX to MCO are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • May 28th to July 22nd (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 13th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 MCO is early September. Prices can be as high as $801 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $155 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $186 to $404 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $420. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $191 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $274 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to MCO flight.

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

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LEX to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to MCO 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 $0.25, which is below 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 $132 (40%) 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 $202. Return trip prices are from the MCO 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 MCO 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 13 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 MCO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: St Pete Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in St. Petersburg, FL

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 32.12% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to PIE flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in Sanford, FL

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 30.47% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to SFB flights

Destination alternative #3: Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) in Punta Gorda, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 24.09% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to PGD flights

Destination alternative #4: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 2.37% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to MLB flights

Destination alternative #5: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 1.64% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to TPA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LEX to MCO? 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 Orlando International Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 690 miles or 1110 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to MCO flight is about 2 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from LEX to MCO.

 

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 MCO
Destination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3

 

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