# 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
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
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.

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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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
461

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