Distance from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY

Distance

78 mi

Time

1 hour 29 mins

Gas Cost

$6 - $12

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

Louisville and Lexington are 1 hour 29 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

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

Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 7:48 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 3.60 gallons of gas to cover the route between Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Louisville to Lexington is $9.65.

During the route, an average car will release 70.55 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY

If you want to meet halfway between Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.158921 and -85.090198, or 38º 9' 32.1156" N, 85º 5' 24.7128" W. This location is 38.89 miles away from Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY and it would take approximately 44 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Waddy, KY, situated 40.59 miles from Louisville, KY and 39.45 miles from Lexington, KY. It would take 46 minutes to go from Louisville to Waddy and 46 minutes to go from Lexington to Waddy.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Louisville, KY

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Small cars

From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Louisville, KY and Lexington, KY

Louisville, KY

Drizzle on Thursday, with temperatures peaking at 89°F on Tuesday.

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3 74 degrees 4 74 degrees 4 80 degrees 3 81 degrees 2 43 degrees

Lexington, KY

Drizzle next Friday, with temperatures falling to 77°F next Friday.

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4 68 degrees 5 67 degrees 5 78 degrees 4 72 degrees 3 1 degrees

Distance conversions

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