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Birmingham to Lexington bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||13h 30m|
|Trips per day||3|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Birmingham to Lexington right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Lexington?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $101.50 was the low point for bus fares from Birmingham to Lexington. Buses from Lexington to Birmingham are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $101.50 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 17 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 338 miles (544 kilometers) from Birmingham, AL to Lexington, KY. However, the fastest bus only takes 13 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Lexington. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Birmingham?
The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Birmingham to Lexington, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Birmingham to Lexington?
There is one bus company that operates from Birmingham to Lexington. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
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Where does the bus leave from in Birmingham?
Most buses depart from the main station in Birmingham, Alabama:
- Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St
Where does the bus arrive in Lexington?
All buses from Birmingham arrive at one main station in Lexington, Kentucky:
- 477 W New Circle Rd NW
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