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Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Bloomington, IL (BMI)

Flight distance from Lexington to Bloomington (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – Central Illinois Regional Airport) is 286 miles / 460 kilometers / 248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Bloomington (BMI) is 350 miles / 564 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 38 minutes.

Lexington – Bloomington

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286
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460
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248
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How far is Bloomington from Lexington?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 285.910 miles
  • 460.127 kilometers
  • 248.449 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
  • 285.607 miles
  • 459.641 kilometers
  • 248.186 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Lexington to Bloomington is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lexington and Bloomington is 1 hour. Bloomington is 1 hour behind Lexington.

Lexington time to Bloomington time converter

Time in Lexington: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Bloomington: 00:00

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lexington to Bloomington generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, 67 kilograms is equal to 148 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lexington to Bloomington

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Central Illinois Regional Airport
City: Bloomington, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BMI
ICAO Code: KBMI
Coordinates: 40°28′37″N, 88°54′57″W