There are 3 ways to get from Dallas to Lexington by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lexington (LEX) DFW - LEX

$243 - $793

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Bus  •  21 h 27 min

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

$130 - $264

1 alternative option

Drive  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Dallas to Lexington 880.2 miles

$85 - $130

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The distance between Dallas and Lexington is 786 miles. The road distance is 880.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Lexington without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Dallas to Lexington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Lexington is to fly which takes 4 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Lexington Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Lexington is 1 h ahead of Dallas. It is currently 1:34 AM in Dallas and 2:34 AM in Lexington.

Yes, the driving distance between Dallas to Lexington is 880 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 16 min to drive from Dallas to Lexington.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth 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 Dallas to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to tram which takes 50 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dallas to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 785.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

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

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Dallas to Lexington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dallas to Lexington via Louisville, Ky, Louisville, KY, and Lexington, KY in around 21 h 27 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
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 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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