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Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Lexington to Atlanta (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 304 miles / 488 kilometers / 264 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Atlanta (ATL) is 377 miles / 606 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lexington to Atlanta.

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from Lexington?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lexington and Atlanta. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 303.508 miles
  • 488.449 kilometers
  • 263.741 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 304.160 miles
  • 489.498 kilometers
  • 264.308 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Lexington Blue Grass Airport
City: Lexington, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LEX
ICAO Code: KLEX
Coordinates: 38°2′11″N, 84°36′21″W

B Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lexington and Atlanta.

Time Difference

Lexington, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (154 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lexington (LEX) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
304
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
304

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