How far is Columbia from Elgin?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Columbia and Elgin is 268.13 miles (431.51 km).

Flight distance from Columbia, IL to Elgin, IL is 268.13 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 40 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 36 minutes to travel from Columbia to Elgin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Columbia, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 338.41 miles (544.63 km) by car.

Driving from Columbia to Elgin will take approximately 04 hours 59 minutes.

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#1 Columbia

City in Illinois, United States

Population 10627
GPS Coordinates 38°26'37"N 90°12'4"W
Latitude 38.4436600
Longitude -90.2012200
Altitude 153
Country United States
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#2 Elgin

City in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois

Population 110196
GPS Coordinates 42°2'14"N 88°16'52"W
Latitude 42.0372500
Longitude -88.2811900
Altitude 227
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Columbia and Elgin

The distance between Columbia and Elgin is 545 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 03 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 Columbia and Elgin. The current time is 11:31:28.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 11 hours 16 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 08 hours 27 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 06 hours 46 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 38 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 50 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 30 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 13 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 45.2 liters (11.94 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Columbia and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Columbia to Elgin is $39.67 (diesel $43.84).

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 $3.322 (Diesel $3.671) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 25, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

Distance to Other Cities

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