How far is Cedar Rapids from Ames?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cedar Rapids and Ames is 101.43 miles (163.24 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 101.43 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Cedar Rapids to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 108.94 miles (175.33 km) by car.

Driving from Cedar Rapids to Ames will take approximately 01 hours 49 minutes.

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#1 Cedar Rapids

City in Iowa

Population 133562
GPS Coordinates 42°0'30"N 91°38'39"W
Latitude 42.0083300
Longitude -91.6440700
Altitude 247
Country United States
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#2 Ames

City in Iowa, United States

Population 66258
GPS Coordinates 42°2'5"N 93°37'12"W
Latitude 42.0347100
Longitude -93.6199400
Altitude 287
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Cedar Rapids and Ames

The distance between Cedar Rapids and Ames is 175 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 56 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 Rapids and Ames. The current time is 10:40:36.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 37 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 43 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 48 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 33 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 14.55 liters (3.84 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cedar Rapids and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cedar Rapids to Ames is $11.67 (diesel $12.59).

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 $3.035 (Diesel $3.274) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 14, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Cedar Rapids and Ames (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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