There are 4 ways to get from Indianapolis to Lexington by bus, car or plane

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

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky 1179 / ...

$54 - $93

3 alternative options

Bus Barons Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH Schedules 0014 and 0015
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky 1179 / ...

$59 - $99

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Lexington 195.1 miles

$19 - $28

Fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Lexington (LEX) IND - LEX

$174 - $754

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Indianapolis to Lexington via University of Cincinnati, Jefferson Ave & University Ave, Government Square Area D, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lexington, Ky in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Indianapolis to Lexington hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Lexington via Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Indianapolis to Lexington?

The distance between Indianapolis and Lexington is 246 km. The road distance is 312 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Lexington is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Lexington is to drive which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $19 - $28.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Indianapolis to Lexington, including transfers.