The cheapest times to fly from RET to LKN are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 2nd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • June 25th to July 15th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 RET to LKN is early April. Prices can be as high as $575 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $240 for Wednesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Leknes

Flying from Rost (RET) to Leknes (LKN) will usually cost between $255 to $442 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $272. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $63 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $272 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RET to LKN flight.

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

RET to LKN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RET to LKN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Røst Municipality. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.92, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $154 (36%) 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 $265. Return trip prices are from the LKN to RET 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 RET to LKN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 5 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 RET to LKN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Helle Airport (SVJ) in Svolvaer

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from LKN
  • Usually 43.65% less expensive than LKN
  • Nonstop flights available

See RET to SVJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Bodo Airport (BOO) in Bodo

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from LKN
  • Usually 43.65% less expensive than LKN
  • Nonstop flights available

See RET to BOO flights


Flight Hacking RET to LKN

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 RET to LKN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bodo (RET > BOO > LKN)

  • Price for both tickets: $269
  • Average savings: $3 (0.92%)

See RET to BOO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RET to LKN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Leknes Airport to Rost Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 58 miles or 93 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RET to LKN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RET to LKN flight is about 1 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Rost and Leknes?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from RET to LKN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RET
Origination airport name Rost Airport
City Rost
Country Norway
Latitude 67.5
Longitude 12.1

Return Airport

Destination code LKN
Destination airport name Leknes Airport
City Leknes
Country Norway
Latitude 68.2
Longitude 13.6


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