Shortest distance between Carbondale and Elgin is 301.89 miles (485.84 km).
Flight distance from Carbondale, IL to Elgin, IL is 301.89 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 44 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 40 minutes to travel from Carbondale to Elgin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Carbondale, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 372.82 miles (600 km) by car.
Driving from Carbondale to Elgin will take approximately 05 hours 44 minutes.
The distance between Carbondale and Elgin is 600 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 39 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 Carbondale and Elgin. The current time is 23:18:44.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||12 hours 25 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||09 hours 19 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||07 hours 27 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||06 hours 12 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||05 hours 19 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||04 hours 58 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||04 hours 39 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 49.8 liters (13.16 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Carbondale and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Carbondale to Elgin is $53.96 (diesel $63.79).
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 17, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Carbondale and Elgin (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.