The cheapest times to fly from LIH to FRA are

  • January 8th to February 4th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • February 26th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • August 6th to August 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 LIH to FRA is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $4006 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1246 for Monday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Lihue, HI (LIH) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $1320 to $3314 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1391. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2663. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1272 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1830 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIH to FRA flight.

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

LIH to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIH to FRA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kauai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FRA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LIH. 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 $641 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1658. Return trip prices are from the FRA to LIH 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 LIH to FRA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 19 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 LIH to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 22.30% less expensive than FRA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LIH to DUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 11.80% less expensive than FRA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LIH to STR flights

Destination alternative #3: Dortmund Airport (DTM) in Dortmund

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 1.58% less expensive than FRA
  • 2-layover flights available

See LIH to DTM flights


Flight Hacking LIH to FRA

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 LIH to FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LIH > LAX > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1199
  • Average savings: $631 (34.48%)

See LIH to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (LIH > SEA > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1205
  • Average savings: $626 (34.18%)

See LIH to SEA flights

Hack #3: Stockholm (LIH > ARN > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1216
  • Average savings: $614 (33.57%)

See LIH to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LIH to FRA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Lihue Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7405 miles or 11917 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LIH to FRA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIH to FRA flight is about 14 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Lihue, HI and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LIH to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIH
Origination airport name Lihue Airport
City Lihue, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 22
Longitude -159.3

Return Airport

Destination code FRA
Destination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6


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