The cheapest times to fly from LNK to FAY are

  • April 16th to April 29th
  • June 18th to July 8th
  • July 30th to August 12th
  • October 29th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 LNK to FAY is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1114 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $303 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Fayetteville

Flying from Lincoln, NE (LNK) to Fayetteville, NC (FAY) will usually cost between $362 to $840 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $393. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $790. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $397 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $544 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LNK to FAY flight.

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

LNK to FAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LNK to FAY flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lincoln. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LNK. 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 $259 (35%) 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 $457. Return trip prices are from the FAY to LNK 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 LNK to FAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 53 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 LNK to FAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 33.36% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to CLT flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 28.68% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to RDU flights

Destination alternative #3: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 16.18% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to GSO flights

Destination alternative #4: Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) in Myrtle Beach, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 10.29% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to MYR flights


Flight Hacking LNK to FAY

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 LNK to FAY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Columbus, OH (LNK > CMH > FAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $5 (0.92%)

See LNK to CMH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LNK to FAY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport to Lincoln Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1053 miles or 1695 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LNK to FAY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LNK to FAY flight is about 2 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Lincoln, NE and Fayetteville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LNK to FAY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LNK
Origination airport name Lincoln Airport
City Lincoln, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -96.8

Return Airport

Destination code FAY
Destination airport name Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
City Fayetteville, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -78.9


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