There are 11 ways to get from Wilmington to Lexington by train, plane, 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

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Lexington  •  6 h 12 min

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

$253 - $950

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Lexington, KY

$114 - $125

9 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Lexington  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Lexington (LEX) DCA - LEX

$231 - $780

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Covington, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Covington (CVG) PHL - CVG
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$205 - $1,070

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Dayton, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Dayton (DAY) PHL - DAY
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$278 - $1,572

Train to Baltimore, fly to Covington, bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Covington (CVG) BWI - CVG
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$218 - $1,069

Train to Baltimore, fly to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Louisville (SDF) BWI - SDF
  3. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY

$254 - $634

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Louisville, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Louisville (SDF) PHL - SDF
  3. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY

$291 - $865

Train, bus Spring Tour Bus  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY to Lexington, KY

$170 - $311

Train, bus via Pittsburgh Amtrak  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  5. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$189 - $464

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Lexington 611.9 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Lexington is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Lexington is to train and fly which takes 6 h 12 min and costs $250 - $950.

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The distance between Wilmington and Lexington is 797 km. The road distance is 979 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Wilmington to Lexington, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Lexington via Chinatown-152 East Broadway, New York, NY, and Lexington, KY in around 17 h 27 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com

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