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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Lexington, KY (LEX)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Lexington (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Lexington Blue Grass Airport) is 1567 miles / 2522 kilometers / 1362 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Lexington (LEX) is 1777 miles / 2859 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Lexington Blue Grass Airport (LEX).

How far is Lexington from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1566.859 miles
  • 2521.615 kilometers
  • 1361.563 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
  • 1563.607 miles
  • 2516.381 kilometers
  • 1358.737 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Lexington is 2 hours. Lexington is 2 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

Phoenix, AZ

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Lexington, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Lexington (LEX).

Distance:
1567
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1567

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