There are 7 ways to get from Dallas to Lexington by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Lexington, line 3 bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lexington (LEX) DFW - LEX
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Transit Center to Armstrong Mill @ Tates Creek Outbound

$214 - $754

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Louisville, Ky 1502
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY 0364

$130 - $264

5 alternative options

Fly to Covington, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Covington (CVG) DFW - CVG
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$148 - $434

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Dayton (DAY) DFW - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$230 - $676

Fly to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Louisville (SDF) DFW - SDF
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY

$264 - $452

Train, bus  •  34 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$231 - $581

Drive  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Dallas to Lexington 880.2 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Dallas, TX, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Dallas to Lexington via Louisville, Ky, Louisville, KY, and Lexington, KY in around 22 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
LexTran
Website
lextran.com
Bus from Transit Center to Armstrong Mill @ Tates Creek Outbound
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lextran.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dallas to Lexington?

The distance between Dallas and Lexington is 1257 km. The road distance is 1408 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dallas to Lexington?

The cheapest way to get from Dallas to Lexington is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dallas to Lexington?

The quickest way to get from Dallas to Lexington is to fly and line 3 bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs $210 - $800.

How long does it take to get from Dallas to Lexington?

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Dallas to Lexington, including transfers.