How far is Council Bluffs from Bettendorf?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Council Bluffs and Bettendorf is 277.6 miles (446.76 km).

Flight distance from Council Bluffs, IA to Bettendorf, IA is 277.6 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 36 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 32 minutes to travel from Council Bluffs to Bettendorf with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Bettendorf, Iowa is: 299.11 miles (481.38 km) by car.

Driving from Council Bluffs to Bettendorf will take approximately 04 hours 31 minutes.

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#1 Council Bluffs

City in Iowa

Population 62216
GPS Coordinates 41°15'43"N 95°51'39"W
Latitude 41.2619400
Longitude -95.8608300
Altitude 301
Country United States
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#2 Bettendorf

City in Scott County, Iowa, United States

Population 36665
GPS Coordinates 41°31'28"N 90°30'56"W
Latitude 41.5244800
Longitude -90.5156900
Altitude 173
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Council Bluffs and Bettendorf

The distance between Council Bluffs and Bettendorf is 481 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 20 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 Council Bluffs and Bettendorf. The current time is 07:07:55.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 57 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 28 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 58 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 59 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 16 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 59 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 43 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 39.95 liters (10.55 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Council Bluffs and Bettendorf.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Council Bluffs to Bettendorf is $35.68 (diesel $39.26).

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 $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Council Bluffs and Bettendorf (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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