The cheapest times to fly from LEX to BNE are

  • January 22nd to April 15th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 26th)
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 BNE is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3425 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1332 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Brisbane

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Brisbane (BNE) will usually cost between $1445 to $2523 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 $1382. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3118. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1736 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1613 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to BNE flight.

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

LEX to BNE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to BNE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Lexington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BNE, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LEX. 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 (8%) 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 $1630. Return trip prices are from the BNE 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 BNE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LEX to BNE

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 BNE — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1308
  • Average savings: $306 (18.94%)

See LEX to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LEX > JFK > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1459
  • Average savings: $155 (9.58%)

See LEX to JFK flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (LEX > SFO > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1461
  • Average savings: $153 (9.45%)

See LEX to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9054 miles or 14571 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to BNE flight is about 17 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Brisbane?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from LEX to BNE.


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 BNE
Destination airport name Brisbane International Airport
City Brisbane
Country Australia
Latitude -27.4
Longitude 153.1


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