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The cheapest times to fly from OMA to LEJ are

  • May 7th to May 20th
  • October 8th to April 1st (except the week of December 17th)

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 OMA to LEJ is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2116 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $962 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Leipzig

Flying from Omaha, NE (OMA) to Leipzig (LEJ) will usually cost between $963 to $1605 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1005. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1600. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $595 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1207 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OMA to LEJ flight.

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

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OMA to LEJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OMA to LEJ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Omaha. 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 depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Leipzig, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Omaha. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $179 (13%) 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 $1148. Return trip prices are from the LEJ to OMA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from OMA 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 28 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 OMA to LEJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 26.40% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OMA to PRG flights

Destination alternative #2: Dresden Airport (DRS) in Dresden

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 4.60% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See OMA to DRS flights

Destination alternative #3: Nuernberg Airport (NUE) in Nuremberg

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 5.55% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See OMA to NUE flights

Destination alternative #4: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 4.35% less expensive than LEJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See OMA to TXL flights

Destination alternative #5: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from LEJ
  • Usually 1.04% less expensive than LEJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See OMA to HAJ flights

 

Flight Hacking OMA 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 OMA to LEJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Munich (OMA > MUC > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1134
  • Average savings: $73 (6.01%)

See OMA to MUC flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (OMA > FRA > LEJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1150
  • Average savings: $57 (4.72%)

See OMA to FRA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, Delta, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Leipzig Halle Airport to Eppley Airfield Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4716 miles or 7590 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OMA to LEJ flight is about 9 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Omaha, NE and Leipzig?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from OMA to LEJ.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeOMA
Origination airport nameEppley Airfield Airport
CityOmaha, NE
Countrythe United States
Latitude41.3
Longitude-95.9

Return Airport

Destination codeLEJ
Destination airport nameLeipzig Halle Airport
CityLeipzig
CountryGermany
Latitude51.4
Longitude12.2

 

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