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The cheapest times to fly from LEX to PGD are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • July 16th to September 30th

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 PGD is late July. Prices can be as high as $541 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $128 for Wednesday flights around late July.

 

When to Fly to Punta Gorda

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) will usually cost between $143 to $358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late July with an average ticket price of $134. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $437. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $303 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $208 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to PGD flight.

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

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LEX to PGD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to PGD 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 $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $82 (30%) 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 $185. Return trip prices are from the PGD 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 PGD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 23 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LEX to PGD while comparing.

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

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 10.58% less expensive than PGD
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to PIE flights

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

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 8.41% less expensive than PGD
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEX to SFB flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Allegiant, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Punta Gorda Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 783 miles or 1260 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to PGD flight is about 2 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Punta Gorda, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from LEX to PGD.

 

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 PGD
Destination airport name Punta Gorda Airport
City Punta Gorda, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.9
Longitude -82

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LEX to PGD tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 43% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 39% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PGD heading for LEX about 13 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Punta Gorda, FL is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 13 minutes late

 

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