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LEX Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LEX / KLEX
Airport Name: Blue Grass Airport
Location: Lexington, Kentucky, United States
GPS Coordinates: 38°2'11"N by 84°36'20"W
Area Served: Lexington, Kentucky
Operator/Owner: Lexington-Fayette Urban County Airport Board
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 979 feet (298 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Blue Grass Airport (LEX):

  • Because of Blue Grass Airport's relatively low elevation of 979 feet, planes can take off or land at Blue Grass Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Blue Grass Airport (LEX) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is Capital City Airport (FFT), which is located only 19 miles (31 kilometers) WNW of LEX.
  • The furthest airport from Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,302 miles (18,188 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Blue Grass Airport handled 1,104,354 passengers last year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Blue Grass Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Blue Grass Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
119.17 miles (30.86 km) WNWCapital City Airport (FFT)Frankfort, Kentucky, United StatesView Capital City Airport on a map Set FFT as destination Airport Get more information about Capital City Airport
251.07 miles (82.20 km) WSWSamuels Field (BRY)Bardstown, Kentucky, United StatesView Samuels Field on a map Set BRY as destination Airport Get more information about Samuels Field
358.99 miles (94.94 km) WNWBowman Field (LOU)Louisville, Kentucky, United StatesView Bowman Field on a map Set LOU as destination Airport Get more information about Bowman Field
462.20 miles (100.10 km) WLouisville International Airport (SDF)Louisville, Kentucky, United StatesView Louisville International Airport on a map Set SDF as destination Airport Get more information about Louisville International Airport
567.91 miles (109.28 km) SLake Cumberland Regional Airport (SME)Somerset, Kentucky, United StatesView Lake Cumberland Regional Airport on a map Set SME as destination Airport Get more information about Lake Cumberland Regional Airport
668.28 miles (109.89 km) NWMadison Municipal Airport (MDN)Madison, Indiana, United StatesView Madison Municipal Airport on a map Set MDN as destination Airport Get more information about Madison Municipal Airport
770.04 miles (112.71 km) NCincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG)Hebron, Kentucky (near Cincinnati), United StatesView Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport on a map Set CVG as destination Airport Get more information about Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
871.70 miles (115.39 km) SSELondon-Corbin Airport (LOZ)London, Kentucky, United StatesView London-Corbin Airport on a map Set LOZ as destination Airport Get more information about London-Corbin Airport
974.41 miles (119.75 km) NCincinnati Municipal Airport (LUK)Cincinnati, Ohio, United StatesView Cincinnati Municipal Airport on a map Set LUK as destination Airport Get more information about Cincinnati Municipal Airport
1074.96 miles (120.63 km) WGodman Army Airfield (FTK)Fort Knox, Kentucky, United StatesView Godman Army Airfield on a map Set FTK as destination Airport Get more information about Godman Army Airfield
1175.92 miles (122.18 km) WSWAddington Field (EKX)Elizabethtown, Kentucky, United StatesView Addington Field on a map Set EKX as destination Airport Get more information about Addington Field
1291.82 miles (147.77 km) NButler County Regional Airport (HAO)Hamilton, Ohio, United StatesView Butler County Regional Airport on a map Set HAO as destination Airport Get more information about Butler County Regional Airport
1393.43 miles (150.37 km) NWFreeman Municipal Airport (SER)Seymour, Indiana, United StatesView Freeman Municipal Airport on a map Set SER as destination Airport Get more information about Freeman Municipal Airport
14101.36 miles (163.12 km) SWGlasgow Municipal Airport (GLW)Glasgow, Kentucky, United StatesView Glasgow Municipal Airport on a map Set GLW as destination Airport Get more information about Glasgow Municipal Airport
15101.74 miles (163.73 km) NMiami University Airport (OXD)Oxford, Ohio, United StatesView Miami University Airport on a map Set OXD as destination Airport Get more information about Miami University Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Blue Grass Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Blue Grass Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,301.53 miles (18,188.00 km) WMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,279.51 miles (18,152.57 km) WBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,256.94 miles (18,116.24 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
411,253.09 miles (18,110.05 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
511,226.21 miles (18,066.79 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,210.86 miles (18,042.09 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
711,201.66 miles (18,027.27 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
811,195.75 miles (18,017.77 km) WSWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
911,176.68 miles (17,987.07 km) WAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
1011,158.26 miles (17,957.44 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1111,156.79 miles (17,955.07 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,133.31 miles (17,917.28 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1311,106.37 miles (17,873.92 km) WSWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,103.75 miles (17,869.72 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1511,084.79 miles (17,839.20 km) WSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport