There are 7 ways to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Louisville  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Louisville (SDF) LAS - SDF

$323 - $609

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Fly to Covington  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Covington (CVG) LAS - CVG

$114 - $368

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Fly to Owensboro  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Owensboro (OWB) LAS - OWB

$127 - $475

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Columbus (CMH) LAS - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Ashland, Ky

$164 - $342

Bus  •  44 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Terre Haute, In
  2. Take the bus from Terre Haute, IN to Bloomington, IN
  3. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Louisville, KY

$207 - $474

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus  •  47 h 42 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Las Vegas, NV - Airport to Kingman, AZ
  2. Take the train from Kingman Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Drive  •  29 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Louisville 1881.3 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky is to fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky is to fly which costs $320 - $650 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to Kentucky. However, there are services departing from Las Vegas, Nv and arriving at Louisville, KY via Bus Transfer Center, Terre Haute, IN and Bloomington, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 51 min.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Kentucky is 1663 miles. The road distance is 1881.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky without a car is to bus which takes 44 h 51 min and costs $200 - $480.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky, including transfers.

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Las Vegas to Kentucky bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Las Vegas, Nv station.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs $320 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $480 and takes 44 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Las Vegas Airport to Louisville Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 30 min.

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Las Vegas to Kentucky bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Louisville, KY station.

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Map of how to get from Las Vegas to Kentucky.
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  • Distance: 1662.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Kentucky, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Allegiant Air and three other airlines fly from Las Vegas to Louisville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Las Vegas to Louisville via Terre Haute, In, Bus Transfer Center, Social Security Office *ON REQUEST*, Terre Haute, IN, and Bloomington, IN in around 44 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $800
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $800
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $800
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Los Angeles, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Phoenix, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Salt Lake City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Salt Lake City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Owensboro via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
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 Kingman Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
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 Columbus, Oh to Ashland, Ky
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Terre Haute, In
Ave. Duration
38 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$160 - $270
Flexible
$320 - $420
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Terre Haute, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV - Airport to Kingman, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Kentucky is 3 h ahead of Las Vegas. It is currently 10:59 PM in Las Vegas and 1:59 AM in Kentucky.

Yes, the driving distance between Las Vegas to Kentucky is 1881 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 2 min to drive from Las Vegas to Kentucky.

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Allegiant Air, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Las Vegas Airport to Louisville Airport.

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The nearest airport to Kentucky is Lexington (LEX) Airport which is 44.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Louisville (SDF) (53.4 miles) and Covington (CVG) (106.5 miles).

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There are five+ hotels available in Kentucky. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Las Vegas Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs $2 - $6.

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