The cheapest times to fly from LNK to LEJ are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of 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 LEJ is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2354 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $985 for Wednesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Leipzig

Flying from Lincoln, NE (LNK) to Leipzig (LEJ) will usually cost between $991 to $2046 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1033. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2129. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1096 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1214 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LNK to LEJ flight.

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

LNK to LEJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LNK to LEJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lincoln. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LEJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LNK. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Leipzig, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Lincoln. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $167 (11%) 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 $1237. Return trip prices are from the LEJ 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 LEJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 34 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 LEJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 7.21% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See LNK to TXL flights


Flight Hacking LNK to LEJ

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 LEJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (LNK > FRA > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $452 (37.19%)

See LNK to FRA flights

Hack #2: Vienna (LNK > VIE > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1201
  • Average savings: $14 (1.11%)

See LNK to VIE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Leipzig Halle Airport to Lincoln Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4769 miles or 7675 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LNK to LEJ flight is about 9 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Lincoln, NE and Leipzig?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LNK to LEJ.


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 LEJ
Destination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2


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