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There are 5 ways to get from Cleveland to Lexington by bus, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$76 - $141

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Night bus, bus  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 4387
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky 1109 / ...

$70 - $137

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Lexington 337.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Cleveland to Lexington  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Lexington (LEX) CLE - LEX

$202 - $942

Fly Cleveland Burke Lakefront Apt to Cincinnati, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Cleveland Burke Lakefront Apt (BKL) to Cincinnati (LUK) BKL - LUK
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$70 - $298

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The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Lexington is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Lexington is to fly and bus which costs $70 - $300 and takes 4h 42m.

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The distance between Cleveland and Lexington is 286 miles. The road distance is 337.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Lexington without a car is to bus which takes 8h 12m and costs $75 - $150.

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It takes approximately 8h 12m to get from Cleveland to Lexington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Lexington is to bus which takes 8h 12m and costs $75 - $150. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $950 and takes 5h 31m.

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There is no direct flight from Cleveland Airport to Lexington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 51m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cleveland to Lexington is 338 miles. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Cleveland to Lexington.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Cleveland Airport to Lexington Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Lexington. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cleveland to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 285.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 12m

What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Cleveland to Lexington via Columbus, Oh, Columbus, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lexington, Ky in around 8h 12m. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Cleveland to Lexington hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Lexington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Cleveland Burke Lakefront Apt to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $230
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Cleveland Airport is to subway which takes 27m and costs $3.

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