Flights from Lahore to Karachi, Pakistan

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Karachi is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh. The city is Pakistan’s premier industrial and financial center. Recognized as the most cosmopolitan city, it is also a major transport hub, having two large seaports on its coast. Karachi is known as "the city of lights", as it boasts a vibrant nightlife. Home to several of the major museums of the country, including the National Museum of Pakistan and the Pakistan Maritime Museum, it also has numerous art galleries displaying local artists’ work. Karachi has also become an attraction for local and international tourists wanting to holiday on its beaches.

Flying to Karachi

1. Which airports serve Lahore to Karachi?

Allama Iqbal International Airport is situated approximately 15 km from the city of Lahore and serves the local and international travel market. Transport from central Lahore to the airport is advised via readily available taxi. Jinnah International Airport is located 14 km east of central Karachi and is also best accessed by taxi.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Lahore to Karachi?

Shaheen, Air Blue, and Pakistan Airlines operate daily flights from Karachi to Lahore. There are 67 direct flights from Lahore to Karachi, with connecting flights stopping predominantly in Dubai.
There are on average 10 daily flights to Karachi from Lahore, with Saturdays being the busiest, with 14 flights between the cities.

3. How long is the flight?

Flight time from Lahore to Karachi is one hour 45 minutes, with no time difference between the cities.

4. Climate changes between Lahore and Karachi

The climate is very similar between these two cities, with Karachi experiencing high humidity, as it is located on the coast. The best times to visit Karachi are November to March when temperatures are slightly lower. Lahore enjoys an ideal climate all year round, although it would be better to avoid the period from June to August, with temperatures up to 45 °C and frequent monsoon rain.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The currency, the Pakistani rupee, is the same in both cities. There is also no need for a visa when traveling between Lahore and Karachi.

Karachi information

Since Lahore and Karachi are so close to each other and are both in Pakistan, one would think they are very similar. They are in certain respects, but there are also a few characteristics that distinguish them significantly from each other. Lahore is less populated and has fewer industries, making it more peaceful, clean and healthy, while Karachi wins hands down regarding the diversity of its transport system and general working of the city services. Lahore and Karachi both rate very high on their education systems, with medical and business schools being of world-class standard. As far as food is concerned, the tastes are similar: however, the foods in Karachi are far spicier and extravagant in flavor. Lahore is commonly known as the city of colleges, while the harbor city is known as the city of lights, as it became famous for its nightlife in the 70s. Do not miss its art museums, such as the Chawkandi Gallery and the Fayazee Rehamin Art Gallery.

Lahore to Karachi Last modified: Nov 15, 2022 13:07 -05:00

We've scanned 2,770 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Karachi. Pakistan frequently offer the best deals to Karachi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Pakistan
LHEKHI
Fri 11/25
nonstop
KHILHE
Wed 11/30
nonstop
₨67,596

How Much is a Flight from Lahore to Karachi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Lahore to Karachi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ₨60,969.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Lahore to Karachi?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Lahore to Karachi based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Lahore to Karachi?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Lahore to Karachi.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days ₨81,733 ₨115,752
7-14 days ₨67,596 ₨107,137
14-21 days ₨41,751 ₨55,005
21-30 days ₨42,192 ₨100,952
30-60 days ₨89,465 ₨21,989,933
60-90 days ₨85,489 ₨125,472
90+ days ₨40,646 ₨85,489

Cheapest Day To Fly from Lahore to Karachi

We've examined 5,540 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Lahore to Karachi is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
₨87,919₨79,524₨35,124₨41,751₨67,596₨37,995₨76,653

Compare Flight Prices from Lahore to Karachi by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Lahore to Karachi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
November Lahore Karachi Pakistan 11/25/22 11/30/22 0 ₨67,596
December Lahore Karachi Pakistan 12/1/22 12/8/22 0 ₨41,751
September Lahore Karachi Pakistan 9/3/22 9/11/22 0 ₨46,831
December Lahore Karachi Pakistan 12/20/22 12/31/22 0 ₨7,953
January Lahore Karachi Pakistan 1/4/23 1/8/23 0 ₨28,276
April Lahore Karachi Pakistan 4/12/23 4/15/23 0 ₨40,646
December Lahore Karachi Pakistan 12/25/22 1/1/23 0 ₨79,745
February Lahore Karachi Pakistan 2/12/23 2/18/23 0 ₨84,384

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Lahore to Karachi

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Lahore to Karachi. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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₨81,733

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Lahore to Karachi

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Lahore to Karachi is ₨81,071.

The average price for direct flights from Lahore to Karachi is ₨54,563.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Lahore to Karachi.

Weekly Direct Flights from Lahore to Karachi - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Pakistan 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 02:00 02:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Lahore to Karachi

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Lahore to Karachi. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Lahore to Karachi is ₨18,114.

The average price for round trip flights from Lahore to Karachi is ₨54,563.

Lahore to Karachi Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Lahore to Karachi?
Answer: The average Lahore to Karachi flight time is an hour and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Karachi from Lahore?
Answer: The distance from Lahore to Karachi is 1,020 kilometers (634 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Lahore to Karachi?
Answer: There is only one direct flight from Lahore to Karachi.
Question: What are the most popular Lahore airlines for direct flights from Lahore to Karachi?
Answer: Pakistan International Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Lahore and Karachi.

Lahore to Karachi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Lahore and Karachi. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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