There are 11 ways to get from Denver 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  •  8 h 57 min

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

$221 - $911

Cheapest option

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Indianapolis (IND) DEN - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$165 - $494

9 alternative options

Fly to Covington, bus  •  7 h 45 min

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

$173 - $401

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  8 h 14 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

Fly to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 48 min

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

$359 - $516

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  8 h 59 min

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

$168 - $282

Train, Megabus, bus  •  27 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to University of Cincinnati
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$210 - $508

Train, bus  •  30 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$209 - $542

Train, bus via Indianapolis, IN  •  30 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Denver 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

$237 - $597

Bus  •  31 h 48 min

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

$198 - $297

Drive  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Lexington 1195.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denver to Lexington is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 18 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Lexington is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $410 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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

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It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to get from Denver to Lexington, including transfers.

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

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Denver to Lexington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Lexington via Indianapolis, IN, Cincinnati, OH, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lexington, Ky in around 31 h 48 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Denver to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Denver to Columbus via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Denver to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Denver to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Indianapolis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Denver to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Denver to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Denver to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Denver to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Denver to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Denver to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $850
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Dayton via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Denver to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 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
Flights from Denver to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Denver to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Denver to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Tuesday, 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 Denver Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
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
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 Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
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