How far is Cedar Falls from Council Bluffs?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cedar Falls and Council Bluffs is 196.2 miles (315.76 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 196.2 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 30 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 27 minutes to travel from Cedar Falls to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cedar Falls, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 252.66 miles (406.62 km) by car.

Driving from Cedar Falls to Council Bluffs will take approximately 03 hours 50 minutes.

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#1 Cedar Falls

City in Black Hawk County, Iowa

Population 40536
GPS Coordinates 42°31'40"N 92°26'44"W
Latitude 42.5277600
Longitude -92.4454700
Altitude 268
Country United States
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#2 Council Bluffs

City in Iowa

Population 62166
GPS Coordinates 41°15'43"N 95°51'39"W
Latitude 41.2619400
Longitude -95.8608300
Altitude 301
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Cedar Falls and Council Bluffs

The distance between Cedar Falls and Council Bluffs is 407 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 31 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 Cedar Falls and Council Bluffs. The current time is 13:15:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 08 hours 25 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 19 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 03 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 12 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 36 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 22 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 09 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 33.75 liters (8.92 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cedar Falls and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cedar Falls to Council Bluffs is $27.36 (diesel $29.3).

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 $3.069 (Diesel $3.286) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 19, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

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