Distance from Lexington, KY to Wichita, KS

Distance

779 mi

Time

14 hours 13 mins

Gas Cost

$56 - $108

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There are 699.52 miles from Lexington to Wichita in west direction and 779 miles (1,253.68 kilometers) by car, following the I-70 route.

Lexington and Wichita are 14 hours 13 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Lexington, KY to Wichita, KS. The halfway point is Wright City, MO.

Please note the time difference between Lexington, KY and Wichita, KS is 1 hour. The current time in Lexington is 11:33 pm and the current time in Wichita is 10:33 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 36.04 gallons of gas to cover the route between Lexington, KY and Wichita, KS.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Lexington to Wichita is $90.11.

During the route, an average car will release 706.19 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Lexington, KY and Wichita, KS

If you want to meet halfway between Lexington, KY and Wichita, KS or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.815162 and -91.04423, or 38º 48' 54.5832" N, 91º 2' 39.228" W. This location is 389.28 miles away from Lexington, KY and Wichita, KS and it would take approximately 7 hours 6 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Wright City, MO, situated 385.8 miles from Lexington, KY and 393.26 miles from Wichita, KS. It would take 7 hours 13 mins to go from Lexington to Wright City and 7 hours 4 mins to go from Wichita to Wright City.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Saint Louis, MO, Columbia, MO, Independence, MO, Kansas City, MO, Overland Park, KS and Olathe, KS.


Best Hotels In or Near Wichita, KS

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Lexington, KY

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From $14

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From $18

Full-size

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From $24

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Lexington and Wichita

Lexington

Light rain on Monday and Tuesday, with temperatures peaking at 76°F on Sunday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
71° 45° 73° 46° 74° 50° 76° 54° 67° 60°
9% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 80% Rain probability
6 219 degrees 3 165 degrees 5 165 degrees 10 165 degrees 10 160 degrees

Wichita

Rain on Saturday, with temperatures falling to 58°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Wind Rain Partly cloudy day Wind
81° 51° 76° 57° 73° 56° 70° 48° 78° 44°
7% Rain probability 19% Rain probability 60% Rain probability 27% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
10 177 degrees 19 177 degrees 13 197 degrees 9 320 degrees 7 284 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 699.52 mi 1,125.77 km 607.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 779 mi 1,253.68 km 676.93 nautical mi

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