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Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Lexington to Charlotte (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 282 miles / 453 kilometers / 245 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Charlotte (CLT) is 380 miles / 611 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 41 minutes.

Lexington – Charlotte

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282
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453
Kilometers
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245
Nautical miles

How far is Charlotte from Lexington?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 281.592 miles
  • 453.179 kilometers
  • 244.697 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
  • 281.525 miles
  • 453.071 kilometers
  • 244.639 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 Blue Grass Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Lexington and Charlotte.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lexington to Charlotte generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 147 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 Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Airlines flying from Lexington (LEX) to Charlotte (CLT)

American Airlines