How far is Lexington-Fayette from Louisville?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville is 72.08 miles (116 km).

Flight distance from Lexington-Fayette, KY to Louisville, KY is 72.08 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 09 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 08 minutes to travel from Lexington-Fayette to Louisville with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky to Louisville, Kentucky is: 78.28 miles (125.99 km) by car.

Driving from Lexington-Fayette to Louisville will take approximately 01 hours 15 minutes.

#1 Lexington-Fayette

Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States

Population 314488
GPS Coordinates 38°2'59"N 84°27'31"W
Latitude 38.0498000
Longitude -84.4585500
Altitude 305
Country United States
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#2 Louisville

County seat of Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States

Population 760026
GPS Coordinates 38°15'15"N 85°45'34"W
Latitude 38.2542400
Longitude -85.7594100
Altitude 142
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville

The distance between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville is 126 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 23 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville. The current time is 16:59:06.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 36 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 33 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 18 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 07 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 10.46 liters (2.76 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Lexington-Fayette to Louisville is $11.33 (diesel $13.4).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 26, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Lexington-Fayette and Louisville (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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