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There are 5 ways to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to New York La Guardia (LGA) LEX - LGA

$208 - $899

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Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to New York, NY

$70

3 alternative options

Fly to Newark  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Newark (EWR) LEX - EWR

$240 - $906

Drive, train  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Lexington-Fayette to Maysville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Maysville Amtrak to New York Penn Station Cardinal

$106 - $309

Drive  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Lexington-Fayette to New York 709.6 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York is to bus which costs $70 and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York is to fly which costs $240 - $950 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lexington, KY and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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The distance between Lexington-Fayette and New York is 592 miles. The road distance is 709.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 45 min and costs $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York, including transfers.

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Lexington-Fayette to New York bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, depart from Lexington, KY station.

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The best way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York is to fly which takes 3 h 1 min and costs $200 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Lexington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 57 min.

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Lexington-Fayette to New York bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York.
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  • Distance: 591.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Lexington-Fayette, KY, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Lexington-Fayette to New York every 3 hours. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Lexington-Fayette to New York once daily. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lexington to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Maysville Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Lexington, KY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
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Yes, the driving distance between Lexington-Fayette to New York is 710 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 50 min to drive from Lexington-Fayette to New York.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Lexington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1846+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lexington-Fayette to Lexington Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $30 - $40.

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