The cheapest times to fly from LEX to UIO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 13th to October 7th
  • October 29th 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 UIO is late January. Prices can be as high as $1437 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $861 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Quito

Flying from Lexington, KY (LEX) to Quito (UIO) will usually cost between $862 to $1220 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $861. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1296. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $435 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1155 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEX to UIO flight.

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

LEX to UIO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEX to UIO 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 $0.27, 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 $38 (3%) 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 $1121. Return trip prices are from the UIO 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 UIO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LEX to UIO

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 UIO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (LEX > FLL > UIO)

  • Price for both tickets: $704
  • Average savings: $451 (39.06%)

See LEX to FLL flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (LEX > DCA > UIO)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $426 (36.86%)

See LEX to DCA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LEX > LGA > UIO)

  • Price for both tickets: $750
  • Average savings: $405 (35.08%)

See LEX to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Old Mariscal Sucre International Airport to Blue Grass Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2666 miles or 4291 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEX to UIO flight is about 5 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Lexington, KY and Quito?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from LEX to UIO.


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 UIO
Destination airport name Old Mariscal Sucre International Airport
City Quito
Country Ecuador
Latitude -0.1
Longitude -78.5


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