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There are 13 ways to get from Kentucky to Texas by plane, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3h 8m

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

$273 - $830

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Bus, night bus  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx

$116 - $293

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Fly Louisville to Dallas  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Dallas (DAL) SDF - DAL

$168 - $809

Fly Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SDF - DFW

$242 - $423

Fly Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) CVG - DFW

$132 - $402

Fly Louisville to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) SDF - HOU

$196 - $957

Fly Louisville to Houston  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Houston (IAH) SDF - IAH

$203 - $467

Bus to Evansville, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Owensboro, KY to Evansville
  2. Fly from Evansville (EVV) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) EVV - DFW

$220 - $430

Bus to Nashville, fly to Dallas  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Nashville, Tn
  2. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Dallas (DAL) BNA - DAL

$238 - $761

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  24h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx

$116 - $293

Bus  •  27h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx 1563 / ...

$120 - $261

Bus #2  •  27h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Atlanta, Ga 1123
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx 1563 / ...

$120 - $308

Drive  •  16h 51m

  1. Drive from Louisville to Houston 1031.9 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Kentucky to Texas is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Kentucky to Texas is to fly which costs $270 - $850 and takes 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kentucky to Texas. However, there are services departing from Louisville, Ky and arriving at Houston, Tx via Nashville, Tn and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 45m.

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The distance between Kentucky and Texas is 911 miles. The road distance is 1031.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Kentucky to Texas without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 23h 45m and costs $110 - $300.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Kentucky to Texas, including transfers.

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Kentucky to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Louisville, Ky station.

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The best way to get from Kentucky to Texas is to fly which takes 3h 8m and costs $270 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $300 and takes 24h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Lexington Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 36m.

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Kentucky to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Houston, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Kentucky to Texas.
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  • Distance: 911.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 8m

What companies run services between Kentucky, USA and Texas, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Lexington to Arlington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Louisville to Houston via Nashville, Tn and Dallas, Tx in around 24h 54m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Louisville to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Louisville to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Louisville to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Evansville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Louisville to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Evansville to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Evansville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Lexington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Louisville to Houston
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Evansville to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Covington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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 Bowling Green, Ky to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
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Texas is 1h behind Kentucky. It is currently 11:11 AM in Kentucky and 10:11 AM in Texas.

Yes, the driving distance between Kentucky to Texas is 1032 miles. It takes approximately 16h 51m to drive from Kentucky to Texas.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Lexington Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport.

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Book your Kentucky to Texas bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Kentucky to Lexington Airport is to taxi which takes 14m and costs $30 - $40.

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