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Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from Lexington to Milwaukee (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 381 miles / 612 kilometers / 331 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 446 miles / 718 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

How far is Milwaukee from Lexington?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 380.524 miles
  • 612.393 kilometers
  • 330.666 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
  • 380.735 miles
  • 612.733 kilometers
  • 330.849 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lexington, KY

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Milwaukee, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 81 kg (179 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lexington (LEX) → Milwaukee (MKE).

Distance:
381
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
381

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