There are 6 ways to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York by plane, subway, train, bus 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 Lexington to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to New York La Guardia (LGA) LEX - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$176 - $861

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 20 min

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

$70 - $80

4 alternative options

Fly Lexington to Newark, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Newark (EWR) LEX - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$207 - $871

Fly Lexington to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Philadelphia (PHL) LEX - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$274 - $1,021

Bus to Covington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CVG - LGA

$102 - $694

Drive  •  11 h 50 min

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

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York is to bus which costs $70 - $80 and takes 13 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York is to fly and train which costs $200 - $900 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lexington, KY and arriving at New York City, NY. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Lexington-Fayette to New York.
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  • Distance: 591.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Spring Tour Bus operates a bus from Lexington-Fayette to New York once daily. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 13 h 20 min. Sky Horse Bus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Lexington to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lexington to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Covington to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from Lexington, KY to New York City, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Lexington, KY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com

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