The center of the Kentucky (KY) is 1 hour ahead of the center of the Texas (TX).

PLEASE NOTE: Texas and Kentucky may span multiple time zones. We are using the US/Central and America/Kentucky/Monticello time zones. For more accuracy, choose specific cities for each location. For example, compare Houston, TX to Lexington-Fayette, KY with El Paso, TX to Richmond, KY.

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Current time

Texas (TX)   2:54 AM on Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017

Kentucky (KY)   3:54 AM on Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017

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Meeting planner for Texas (TX) and Kentucky (KY)

To schedule a conference call or plan a meeting at the best time for both parties, you should try between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM your time in Texas. That will end up being between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM in Kentucky. The chart on the right shows overlapping times.

Schedule a phone call from Texas to Kentucky

If you live in Texas and you want to call a friend in Kentucky, you can try calling them between 6:00 AM and 10:00 PM your time. This will be between 7AM - 11PM their time, since Kentucky (KY) is 1 hour ahead of Texas (TX).

If you're available any time, but you want to reach someone in Kentucky at work, you may want to try between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM your time. This is the best time to reach them from 9AM - 5PM during normal working hours.

UTC-5 hours     UTC-4 hours
Texas     Kentucky
9:00 AM     10:00 AM
10:00 AM     11:00 AM
11:00 AM     12:00 PM
12:00 PM     1:00 PM
1:00 PM     2:00 PM
2:00 PM     3:00 PM
3:00 PM     4:00 PM
4:00 PM     5:00 PM

Texas (TX)

State: Texas
Country: United States
Category: states
Time zone: US/Central (UTC/GMT -5 hours)

Kentucky (KY)

State: Kentucky
Country: United States
Category: states
Time zone: America/Kentucky/Monticello (UTC/GMT -4 hours)

Time difference

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