There are 8 ways to get from Denver to Lexington by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Lexington  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Lexington (LEX) DEN - LEX

$249 - $949

Cheapest option

Fly to Covington, bus  •  7 h 34 min

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

$173 - $401

6 alternative options

Fly to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Louisville (SDF) DEN - SDF
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY

$358 - $513

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Dayton (DAY) DEN - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$256 - $583

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  30 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$192 - $286

Bus  •  35 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Vail
  2. Take the bus from Vail to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$189 - $441

Bus, train  •  39 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver International Airport to Granby, CO
  2. Take the train from Granby Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH
  5. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$326 - $721

Drive  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Lexington 1195.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between Denver and Lexington is 1114 miles. The road distance is 1195.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Denver to Lexington without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Denver to Lexington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Denver to Lexington is to fly which takes 6 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Denver Airport to Lexington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 48 min and has one stopover.

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Lexington is 2 h ahead of Denver. It is currently 4:24 AM in Denver and 6:24 AM in Lexington.

Yes, the driving distance between Denver to Lexington is 1195 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 50 min to drive from Denver to Lexington.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Denver 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 Denver to Denver Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Denver to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 1113.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Denver to Lexington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Lexington via Indianapolis, IN, Indianapolis, IN, University of Cincinnati, Jefferson Ave & University Ave, Government Square Area D, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lexington, Ky in around 30 h 21 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Denver to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Denver to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Denver to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Denver to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Denver to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Denver to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
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 Granby Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Chicago Union Station 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
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 Denver, Co to Vail
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Vail to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Burlington Trailways
Megabus
Home James Transportation
Website
homejamestransportation.com
Bus from Denver International Airport to Granby, CO
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
homejamestransportation.com
Book at
homejamestransportation.hudsonltd.net

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