How far is Athens from Elgin?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Athens and Elgin is 161.99 miles (260.69 km).

Flight distance from Athens, IL to Elgin, IL is 161.99 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 25 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 23 minutes to travel from Athens to Elgin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Athens, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 211.69 miles (340.68 km) by car.

Driving from Athens to Elgin will take approximately 03 hours 28 minutes.

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#1 Athens

City in Menard County, Illinois, United States

Population 1893
GPS Coordinates 39°57'39"N 89°43'26"W
Latitude 39.9608800
Longitude -89.7239900
Altitude 183
Country United States
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#2 Elgin

City in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois

Population 110196
GPS Coordinates 42°2'14"N 88°16'52"W
Latitude 42.0372500
Longitude -88.2811900
Altitude 227
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Athens and Elgin

The distance between Athens and Elgin is 341 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 47 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 Athens and Elgin. The current time is 20:30:58.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 07 hours 03 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 17 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 14 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 31 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 01 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 49 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 38 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 28.28 liters (7.47 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Athens and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Athens to Elgin is $25.36 (diesel $27.82).

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 $3.395 (Diesel $3.724) /gallon. Last changed prices on November 29, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Athens and Elgin (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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