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

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Fly Fort Lauderdale to Lexington  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Lexington (LEX) FLL - LEX

$165 - $597

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Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Covington  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
  2. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to Fort Lauderdale Airport Station
  3. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Covington (CVG) FLL - CVG

$92 - $659

5 alternative options

Fly Miami to Louisville  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Louisville (SDF) MIA - SDF

$143 - $755

Fly Miami to Covington  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Covington (CVG) MIA - CVG

$164 - $754

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky

$118 - $297

Bus La Cubana  •  25 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Louisville, KY

$205 - $222

Drive  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Louisville 1089.3 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Kentucky is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Kentucky is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Miami and Kentucky is 870 miles. The road distance is 1089.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Kentucky without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 10 min and costs $110 - $300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Miami to Kentucky, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Miami to Kentucky is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $300 and takes 23 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Lexington Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Kentucky is 1089 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 45 min to drive from Miami to Kentucky.

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Allegiant Air, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Lexington Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Miami to Kentucky.
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  • Distance: 870.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Kentucky, USA?

Allegiant Air, American Airlines and Delta fly from Miami to Lexington every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Louisville via Miami International Airport Station Northbound, Miami, Fl, Atlanta, Ga, and Nashville, Tn in around 23 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Miami to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Miami to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Miami to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Miami to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Miami to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Miami to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Miami to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Miami to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Miami to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Miami to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Train operators
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
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 Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
megabus.com

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