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Fares from $42 One Way, $83 Round Trip from Detroit to Lexington

Prices starting at $83 for return flights and $42 for one-way flights to Lexington were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Detroit to Lexington - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Lexington?

Delta Air Lines offers direct flights from Detroit to Lexington, so all you have to do is kick back and relax until you land at Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass).

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Lexington?

If the weather is good and everything goes to plan, you could be stepping off the plane at Lexington, KY (LEX-Blue Grass) from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) in only 1 hour and 16 minutes. With such a quick flight time, consider bringing carry-on luggage only.

What airlines have the most flights from Detroit to Lexington?

Delta Air Lines has the most flights along this route. This popular air carrier operates 123 flights from DTW to LEX each month.

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Lexington

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeLEX
Distance296 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesDelta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival5:18PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:44AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 23, 2019

Outstanding flight attendant

Aug 16, 2018

They needed 2 passengers to move back and once i did the flight attendant was very nice and offered complimentary beverage. I didn't take her up but i appreciated the offer.

Fly from Detroit to Lexington

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Flying into Lexington's Blue Grass Airport

Find discount flights to Lexington through Orbitz.com. Serviced by six airlines-AirTran, Allegiant, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways-it's easy to find affordable domestic or international flights into Blue Grass Airport. Located at 4000 Terminal Drive in Lexington, KY, the airport is four miles from downtown and within a short drive of most major attractions.

Ground Transportation to and From BGA

Many hotels provide free shuttle or bus service to and from the airport. Taxis can be found at the airport as well and cost approximately $2.50 per traveled mile. Increased charges apply to groups larger than four people. Orbitz.com can also be used to arrange for a rental car. The following five companies have hubs at the airport: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National.

Weather in Lexington

Lexington has four seasons, but the autumn and spring are sunnier and warmer than further north in the United States. Winter temps range from 23º to 39º F, and there is often sparse snowfall in January and February. Rain spurts followed by sunny weather occur often in spring and summer.

Seeing Lexington's Sights

It wouldn't be Kentucky without several equine-themed attractions. With the help of Orbitz.com, you can find discounted prices to the city's top sights. Lexington's Kentucky Horse Park can be found just north of the city and hosts over 50 breeds of horses. An on-site museum tracks the evolution of the species as well as its evolving role in man's life. The Thoroughbred Center is also nearby, with tours and demonstrations available. Lexington has a number of important historical sites as well, such as the Mary Todd-Lincoln House and Waveland, a preserved plantation. There are plenty of opportunities for Orbitz.com to help you save on more than just flights to Lexington.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.