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The cheapest times to fly from LEX to PEK are

  • January 1st to May 6th
  • October 15th 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 PEK is late March. Prices can be as high as $2118 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1186 for Wednesday flights around late March.

 

When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $1197 to $1769 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1851. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $615 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1393 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to PEK flight.

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

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LEX to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to PEK flight is slightly 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 $0.13, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PEK, and Tuesday 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 $115 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1392. Return trip prices are from the PEK to LEX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LEX to PEK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking LEX to PEK

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 PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (LEX > MCO > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $847
  • Average savings: $546 (39.2%)

See LEX to MCO flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (LEX > LAX > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $867
  • Average savings: $527 (37.8%)

See LEX to LAX flights

Hack #3: Baltimore, MD (LEX > BWI > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $878
  • Average savings: $515 (36.97%)

See LEX to BWI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6874 miles or 11063 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to PEK flight is about 13 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from LEX to PEK.

 

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 PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6

 

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