The cheapest times to fly from LNK to ORF are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the week of March 12th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 ORF is late January. Prices can be as high as $782 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $298 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Norfolk

Flying from Lincoln, NE (LNK) to Norfolk, VA (ORF) will usually cost between $313 to $697 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 $363. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $612. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $249 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $481 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LNK to ORF flight.

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

LNK to ORF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LNK to ORF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lincoln. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $189 (33%) 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 $392. Return trip prices are from the ORF 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 ORF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 2 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 ORF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ORF
  • Usually 14.76% less expensive than ORF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to DCA flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from ORF
  • Usually 14.03% less expensive than ORF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to RIC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norfolk International Airport to Lincoln Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1136 miles or 1828 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LNK to ORF flight is about 3 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Lincoln, NE and Norfolk, VA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from LNK to ORF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLNK
Origination airport nameLincoln Airport
CityLincoln, NE
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeORF
Destination airport nameNorfolk International Airport
CityNorfolk, VA
Countrythe United States


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