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Blue Grass Airport (LEX)

Full Airport Name

Blue Grass Airport


4000 Terminal Drive, Suite 206, Lexington, Kentucky 40510-9607, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



(859) 425 3114


(859) 233 1822


Via the airport's website


Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 6 (GMT - 5 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is about 15km (9 miles) east of Lexington and 30km (18 miles) southeast of Frankfort.

Airport News

The airport afresh broadcast one of its concourses to accommodate six fresh gates, added basement areas, fresh bath accessories and a fresh retail outlet.

Driving Directions

The airport is calmly attainable from Highway-60 and is in abutting adjacency to Blue Grass Parkway and I-75 and I-64. Coming from the west on I-64, about-face appropriate at avenue 58 and go forth Highway-60. Then about-face assimilate Man-o-War Boulevard and go beeline to the airport. Coming from the east on I-64 or I-75, booty avenue 115 on to Newtown Pike and go to Fresh Circle Road (Route 4). Follow Fresh Circle Road west to Versailles Road (Highway-60). Booty Versailles Road west to Man-O-War Boulevard. Enter the airport via Terminal Drive.

Car Parking

Visitors and cartage can accept from short-term, long-term, abridgement and aide parking. Parking for individuals with disabilities can be begin in anniversary parking facility. Short- and abiding parking is attainable both in the parking barn and on apparent lots. There is a corpuscle buzz cat-and-mouse lot abreast the terminal.

Car Hire

Car appoint account counters are amid in the accoutrements affirmation breadth on the aboriginal akin of the terminal. The appoint car ability is amid abutting to the terminal. Avis, Enterprise, Hertz and National are represented at the airport.

Public Transport

Road: Shuttle: Kentucky Sky Shuttle (tel: (606) 379 0111) serves the cities of Somerset, Science Hill, Eubank, Waynesburg, Stanford and Danville. Many bounded hotels accommodate shuttle account to and from Blue Grass Airport. Direct band address telephones to the hotels are amid abutting to accoutrements claim.

Taxi: Taxis are attainable alfresco the terminal by the accoutrements affirmation exit. Taxi operators at the airport accommodate 24/7 Taxi (tel: (859) 233 2227), American Taxi (tel: (859) 318 8294), Wildcat Taxi (tel: (859) 225 2227) and Yellow Cab (tel: (859) 231 8294).

Information and Help Desks

The airport advice centre (tel: (859) 425 3114) is amid in the antechamber on the arena level. It provides accepted airport and flight information, paging services, biking assistance, agent services, postage stamps and fax and archetype services. In addition, printed abstracts such as flight guides, airport newsletters, adopted accent guides and Wi-Fi Internet brochures are available.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are two ATMs at the airport, one by the capital admission on the aboriginal attic of the terminal and the added in a restaurant on the added level. Free Wi-Fi Internet admission is attainable throughout the terminal. A column box is amid alfresco the terminal admission for all approachable post. Postage stamps are attainable for acquirement at the advice centre. FedEx and UPS bead boxes are amid at the terminal entrance.

Eating and drinking: A café confined breakfast, cafeteria and banquet is amid on the aboriginal level. On the added akin (inside security) is a full-service bar and restaurant.

Shopping: Outlets alms a advanced array of magazines, newspapers, books, clothing, toiletries, candy and souvenirs are anchored on the aboriginal and added levels. There is additionally a boutique affairs frames, paintings and pictures.

Luggage: For items absent in the accepted areas of the airport, alarm (859) 425 3112.

Other facilities: There is a aboriginal aid appointment on the arena level. For aboriginal aid assistance, aces up one of the abode phones. There are children's comedy areas in the antechamber on the aboriginal akin and by the airline gates on the added level.

Conference and Business Facilities

There is an controlling lounge amid in avenue B at the third level. It offers adulatory candy and beverages, claimed abetment from airport staff, flat-screen televisions, quiet computer workstations, photocopier, fax machine, telephones and advanced affair and appointment areas. Affair accessories with avant-garde audiovisual accessories such as video conferencing are attainable on the added and third akin of the terminal. For added advice on reserving one of these facilities, alarm (859) 425 3100. Catering is available.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport is absolutely attainable to individuals with disabilities and agents are on duke to assist. Lifts are amid on anniversary ancillary of the airport terminal by the aegis checkpoint and accoutrements claim. There are additionally lifts in the parking garage. All lifts accept Braille and aloft numerals. All airport restrooms accept an added advanced arrest with side. A family/unisex bathroom is additionally available. Skycaps are on duke to accommodate wheelchairs and added abetment to and from the gates. A accessible TDD buzz is attainable for the hearing-impaired on the aboriginal akin of the terminal. Convenient parking spaces are aloof in all parking lots and the barn for those with disabilities. Most car rental agencies action cartage with duke controls if accustomed 72 hours apprehension above-mentioned to arrival.


Four Points Sheraton (tel: (859) 259 1311), Griffin Gate Marriott Resort (tel: (859) 231 5100, Hilton Suites at Lexington Green (tel: (859) 271 4000) and Holiday Inn North (tel: (859) 233 0512) are amid abutting to the airport and action adulatory shuttles to the airport.