The cheapest times to fly from LNK to PSP are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • March 26th to April 29th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of September 24th, October 15th, November 5th, and 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 LNK to PSP is early January. Prices can be as high as $1000 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $325 for Tuesday flights around early January.


When to Fly to Palm Springs

Flying from Lincoln, NE (LNK) to Palm Springs, CA (PSP) will usually cost between $385 to $851 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $420. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $776. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $584 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LNK to PSP flight.

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

LNK to PSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LNK to PSP 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 $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $182 (26%) 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 $521. Return trip prices are from the PSP 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 PSP 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 7 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 PSP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 29.79% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 21.40% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 11.30% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See LNK to SNA flights


Flight Hacking LNK to PSP

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 PSP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (LNK > MSP > PSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $579
  • Average savings: $6 (0.94%)

See LNK to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palm Springs International Airport to Lincoln Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1185 miles or 1907 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LNK to PSP flight is about 3 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Lincoln, NE and Palm Springs, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from LNK to PSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codePSP
Destination airport namePalm Springs International Airport
CityPalm Springs, CA
Countrythe United States


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