There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore to Lexington by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Lexington  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Lexington (LEX) DCA - LEX

$234 - $752

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Bus, night bus  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the night bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$112 - $239

5 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Lexington  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Lexington (LEX) PHL - LEX

$306 - $1,054

Fly Baltimore to Covington, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Covington (CVG) BWI - CVG
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$146 - $874

Bus  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$114 - $254

Train, bus  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$206 - $513

Drive  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Lexington 542 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The distance between Baltimore and Lexington is 436 miles. The road distance is 542 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Lexington without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 14 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Baltimore to Lexington, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Lexington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 33 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Lexington is 542 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to drive from Baltimore to Lexington.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Lexington Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Lexington. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 436.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Baltimore to Lexington via Harrisburg, Pa, Columbus, Oh, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lexington, Ky in around 16 h 29 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Night bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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