Shortest distance between Colonie and Amherst is 252.18 miles (405.85 km).
Flight distance from Colonie, NY to Amherst, NY is 252.18 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 33 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 30 minutes to travel from Colonie to Amherst with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Colonie, New York to Amherst, New York is: 277.98 miles (447.37 km) by car.
Driving from Colonie to Amherst will take approximately 04 hours 10 minutes.
The distance between Colonie and Amherst is 447 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 58 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 Colonie and Amherst. The current time is 08:34:18.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||09 hours 15 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||06 hours 56 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||05 hours 33 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||04 hours 37 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||03 hours 58 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||03 hours 42 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||03 hours 28 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 37.13 liters (9.81 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Colonie and Amherst.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Colonie to Amherst is $40.24 (diesel $47.56).
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 December 08, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Colonie and Amherst (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.