Distance from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

Distance

78 mi

Time

1 hour 30 mins

Gas Cost

$6 - $11

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There are 69.74 miles from Lexington to Louisville in northwest direction and 78 miles (125.53 kilometers) by car, following the I-64 route.

Lexington and Louisville are 1 hour 30 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY. The halfway point is Waddy, KY.

Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:42 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 3.62 gallons of gas to cover the route between Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Lexington to Louisville is $9.28.

During the route, an average car will release 71.02 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY

If you want to meet halfway between Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.158367 and -85.085510, or 38º 9' 30.1212" N, 85º 5' 7.836" W. This location is 39.15 miles away from Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY and it would take approximately 45 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Waddy, KY, situated 39.95 miles from Lexington, KY and 41 miles from Louisville, KY. It would take 46 minutes to go from Lexington to Waddy and 49 minutes to go from Louisville to Waddy.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Lexington, KY

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Small cars

From $14

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Intermediate cars

From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Lexington and Louisville

Lexington

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 61°F on Tuesday.

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6 0 degrees 2 202 degrees 7 198 degrees 8 269 degrees 6 317 degrees

Louisville

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 62°F on Tuesday.

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5 1 degrees 3 202 degrees 7 192 degrees 7 290 degrees 5 325 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Lexington, KY and Louisville, KY in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 69.74 mi 112.24 km 60.60 nautical mi
Driving distance 78 mi 125.53 km 67.78 nautical mi

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