How far is Cedar Rapids from West Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cedar Rapids and West Des Moines is 110.58 miles (177.95 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 110.58 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 15 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from Cedar Rapids to West Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to West Des Moines, Iowa is: 127.4 miles (205.03 km) by car.

Driving from Cedar Rapids to West Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 08 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 West Des Moines

City in Polk County, Iowa, United States

Population 67899
GPS Coordinates 41°34'38"N 93°42'41"W
Latitude 41.5772100
Longitude -93.7113300
Altitude 252
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Cedar Rapids and West Des Moines

The distance between Cedar Rapids and West Des Moines is 205 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 16 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 West Des Moines. The current time is 13:31:38.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 14 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 11 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 32 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 07 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 49 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 35 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 17.02 liters (4.5 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cedar Rapids and West Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cedar Rapids to West Des Moines is $13.8 (diesel $14.77).

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 West Des Moines (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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