How far is Aurora from Thornton?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Aurora and Thornton is 12.12 miles (19.51 km).

Flight distance from Aurora, CO to Thornton, CO is 12.12 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 02 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Aurora, Colorado to Thornton, Colorado is: 16.63 miles (26.76 km) by car.

Driving from Aurora to Thornton will take approximately 00 hours 26 minutes.

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#1 Aurora

City in Kane County, Illinois, United States

Population 387377
GPS Coordinates 39°43'46"N 104°49'55"W
Latitude 39.7294300
Longitude -104.8319200
Altitude 1648
Country United States
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#2 Thornton

City in Adams County, Colorado, United States of America

Population 148113
GPS Coordinates 39°52'5"N 104°58'19"W
Latitude 39.8680400
Longitude -104.9719200
Altitude 1631
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Aurora and Thornton

The distance between Aurora and Thornton is 27 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 17 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 Aurora and Thornton. The current time is 20:47:42.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 33 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 24 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 19 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 16 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 14 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 13 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 12 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 2.22 liters (0.59 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Aurora and Thornton.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Aurora to Thornton is $2.41 (diesel $2.84).

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 August 19, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Aurora and Thornton (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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