Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Lexington, KY (LEX) and Fort Myers, FL (RSW)

Flight distance from Lexington to Fort Myers (Lexington Blue Grass Airport – Southwest Florida International Airport) is 810 miles / 1303 kilometers / 704 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Lexington (LEX) to Fort Myers (RSW) is 955 miles / 1537 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 38 minutes.

Lexington – Fort Myers

Distance arrow
810
Miles
Distance arrow
1303
Kilometers
Distance arrow
704
Nautical miles

How far is Fort Myers from Lexington?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 809.688 miles
  • 1303.066 kilometers
  • 703.600 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
  • 811.727 miles
  • 1306.348 kilometers
  • 705.371 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 Southwest Florida International Airport is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Lexington and Fort Myers.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lexington to Fort Myers generates about 136 kg of CO2 per passenger, 136 kilograms is equal to 299 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 Fort Myers

Shortest flight path between Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).

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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W