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 33 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 38 min

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

$146 - $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 48 min

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

$262 - $450

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

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Dallas to Lexington is to fly and line 3 bus which costs $210 - $800 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Dallas to Lexington, including transfers.

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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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 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 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 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 Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Louisville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
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
Once 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

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 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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