How far is Cedar Rapids from Iowa City?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City is 24.7 miles (39.74 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 24.7 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 03 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Iowa City, Iowa is: 31.63 miles (50.9 km) by car.

Driving from Cedar Rapids to Iowa City will take approximately 00 hours 37 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 Iowa City

City in Johnson County, Iowa

Population 75130
GPS Coordinates 41°39'40"N 91°31'49"W
Latitude 41.6611300
Longitude -91.5301700
Altitude 204
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City

The distance between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City is 51 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 33 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 Iowa City. The current time is 14:02:42.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 03 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 47 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 37 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 31 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 27 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 25 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 23 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 4.22 liters (1.12 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cedar Rapids to Iowa City is $3.43 (diesel $3.67).

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 15, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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