How far is Amherst from Springfield?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Amherst and Springfield is 18.72 miles (30.13 km).

Flight distance from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA is 18.72 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 03 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Amherst, Massachusetts to Springfield, Massachusetts is: 26.23 miles (42.21 km) by car.

Driving from Amherst to Springfield will take approximately 00 hours 33 minutes.

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#1 Amherst

Town in Massachusetts

Population 40643
GPS Coordinates 42°22'2"N 72°31'7"W
Latitude 42.3672300
Longitude -72.5185200
Altitude 82
Country United States
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#2 Springfield

City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city

Population 152646
GPS Coordinates 42°6'5"N 72°35'23"W
Latitude 42.1014800
Longitude -72.5898100
Altitude 25
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Amherst and Springfield

The distance between Amherst and Springfield is 42 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 28 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Amherst and Springfield. The current time is 03:47:32.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 52 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 39 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 31 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 26 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 22 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 20 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 19 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 3.5 liters (0.93 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Amherst and Springfield.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Amherst to Springfield is $3.8 (diesel $4.49).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 06, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Amherst and Springfield (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Boston, MA to Amherst 93.69 miles (151 km)

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Driving distance from Brockton, MA to Amherst 107.49 miles (173 km)

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Driving distance from Cambridge, MA to Amherst 90.67 miles (146 km)

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Driving distance from Fall River, MA to Amherst 104.6 miles (168 km)

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Driving distance from Framingham, MA to Amherst 74.37 miles (120 km)

Driving distance from Framingham Center, MA to Amherst 71.57 miles (115 km)

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Driving distance from Haverhill, MA to Amherst 96.19 miles (155 km)

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Driving distance from Lawrence, MA to Amherst 90.38 miles (145 km)

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Driving distance from Lowell, MA to Amherst 78.96 miles (127 km)

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Driving distance from City of Lowell, MA to Amherst 79.6 miles (128 km)

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Driving distance from Lynn, MA to Amherst 102.45 miles (165 km)

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Driving distance from New Bedford, MA to Amherst 117.96 miles (190 km)

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