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The cheapest times to fly from TPA to LEX are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 9th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 23rd and October 8th)

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 TPA to LEX is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $492 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $235 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Lexington

Flying from Tampa, FL (TPA) to Lexington, KY (LEX) will usually cost between $255 to $381 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $249. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $341. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $92 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $270 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPA to LEX flight.

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

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TPA to LEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPA to LEX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tampa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.

 

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 $68 (21%) 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 $258. Return trip prices are from the LEX to TPA 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 TPA to LEX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 15 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 TPA to LEX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from LEX
  • Usually 24.49% less expensive than LEX
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport (SDF) in Louisville, KY

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from LEX
  • Usually 12.24% less expensive than LEX
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to SDF flights

Destination alternative #3: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from LEX
  • Usually 3.15% less expensive than LEX
  • Nonstop flights available

See TPA to IND flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TPA to LEX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Blue Grass Airport to Tampa International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 705 miles or 1135 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TPA to LEX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPA to LEX flight is about 2 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Tampa, FL and Lexington, KY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from TPA to LEX.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code TPA
Origination airport name Tampa International Airport
City Tampa, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28
Longitude -82.5

Return Airport

Destination code LEX
Destination airport name Blue Grass Airport
City Lexington, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 38
Longitude -84.6

 

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