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Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Lexington to Cedar Rapids (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 461 miles / 742 kilometers / 401 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 564 miles / 908 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lexington to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

How far is Cedar Rapids from Lexington?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 461.018 miles
  • 741.936 kilometers
  • 400.613 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
  • 460.471 miles
  • 741.056 kilometers
  • 400.138 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lexington and Cedar Rapids is 1 hour. Cedar Rapids is 1 hour behind Lexington.

Time Difference

Lexington, KY

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Cedar Rapids, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lexington (LEX) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
461
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
461

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