The cheapest times to fly from LEX to ABZ are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 ABZ is late May. Prices can be as high as $1819 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $680 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Aberdeen

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Aberdeen (ABZ) will usually cost between $900 to $1665 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $753. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $1727. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $973 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1124 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to ABZ flight.

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

LEX to ABZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to ABZ 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 $0.18, which is 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 $139 (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 $1099. Return trip prices are from the ABZ 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 ABZ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 49 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 ABZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Glasgow Airport (GLA) in Glasgow

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from ABZ
  • Usually 8.19% less expensive than ABZ
  • 2-layover flights available

See LEX to GLA flights

Destination alternative #2: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in Edinburgh

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from ABZ
  • Usually 7.43% less expensive than ABZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEX to EDI flights


Flight Hacking LEX to ABZ

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 ABZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (LEX > LHR > ABZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $196 (17.39%)

See LEX to LHR flights

Hack #2: Grand Rapids, MI (LEX > GRR > ABZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $993
  • Average savings: $131 (11.65%)

See LEX to GRR flights

Hack #3: Wilmington, NC (LEX > ILM > ABZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $998
  • Average savings: $126 (11.21%)

See LEX to ILM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Aberdeen Dyce Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3796 miles or 6109 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to ABZ flight is about 7 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Aberdeen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LEX to ABZ.


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 ABZ
Destination airport name Aberdeen Dyce Airport
City Aberdeen
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 57.2
Longitude -2.2


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