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LEX to DTW Route Map

Lexington to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Blue Grass to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Distance:
295.99 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from LEX to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145

LEX - Blue Grass Airlines

Browse the most popular airlines servicing the Lexington (LEX) airport. Visit their flights pages to learn more about the most popular routes these carriers fly.

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Lexington to Detroit (LEX to DTW)

  • Northwest Airlink carried a total of 26,935 passengers from LEX to DTW in 2009.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Lexington to Detroit in 2009 was 64.52%.
  • The average flight time from Lexington, KY to Detroit, MI takes about 57 minutes.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Lexington and Detroit.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from LEX to DTW for Comair is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Lexington to Detroit.
  • 51,390 seats were available on flights from LEX to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 31,263 passengers flew on all flights from LEX to DTW that year.
  • Northwest Airlink, Comair, American Airlines offer flights from Lexington, KY to Detroit, MI.
  • The shortest flight distance between Lexington and Detroit is 296 miles.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Lexington and Detroit from American Airlines is the MD-80 built by Mcdonnell Douglas with 140 seats.
  • There were 31,263 passengers that flew from Lexington to Detroit in 2009.
  • Flight #5065, operated by Comair, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 12 minutes average delay between flights from Lexington to Detroit.
  • Comair, Northwest Airlink operate the shortest flights from Lexington to Detroit.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Lexington, KY to Detroit, MI in 2009 was American Airlines' MD-80 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing LEX to DTW in 2009 was Comair's CRJ-2/4 from Canadair. The CRJ-2/4 started flying in 1997.
  • The shortest flight between LEX and DTW takes about 54 minutes.
  • American Airlines operated flights from LEX to DTW using one type of aircraft in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)