How far is Beacon from Amherst?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Beacon and Amherst is 267.17 miles (429.97 km).

Flight distance from Beacon, NY to Amherst, NY is 267.17 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 43 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 38 minutes to travel from Beacon to Amherst with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Beacon, New York to Amherst, New York is: 356.93 miles (574.43 km) by car.

Driving from Beacon to Amherst will take approximately 05 hours 32 minutes.

#1 Beacon

City in Dutchess County, New York, United States

Population 13930
GPS Coordinates 41°30'17"N 73°58'10"W
Latitude 41.5048200
Longitude -73.9695800
Altitude 42
Country United States
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#2 Amherst

Town in New York, United States

Population 120809
GPS Coordinates 42°58'42"N 78°47'59"W
Latitude 42.9783900
Longitude -78.7997600
Altitude 182
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Beacon and Amherst

The distance between Beacon and Amherst is 574 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 22 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 Beacon and Amherst. The current time is 06:21:33.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 11 hours 53 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 08 hours 55 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 07 hours 08 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 56 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 05 hours 05 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 45 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 27 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 47.68 liters (12.6 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Beacon and Amherst.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Beacon to Amherst is $51.66 (diesel $61.07).

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 May 28, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Beacon and Amherst (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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