How far is Council Bluffs from Clinton?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Council Bluffs and Clinton is 295.97 miles (476.32 km).

Flight distance from Council Bluffs, IA to Clinton, IA is 295.97 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 39 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 35 minutes to travel from Council Bluffs to Clinton with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Clinton, Iowa is: 327.66 miles (527.31 km) by car.

Driving from Council Bluffs to Clinton will take approximately 05 hours 08 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 Clinton

Clinton is a city in Clinton County, Iowa, United States, and the county seat. As of 2020, there were 24,469 people in the city. As well as DeWitt, Clinton was also named after the sixth governor of the state of New York, DeWitt Clinton.

Population 25039
GPS Coordinates 41°50'40"N 90°11'19"W
Latitude 41.8444700
Longitude -90.1887400
Altitude 179
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Council Bluffs and Clinton

The distance between Council Bluffs and Clinton is 527 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 51 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 Clinton. The current time is 21:08:27.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 10 hours 55 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 08 hours 11 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 06 hours 33 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 27 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 40 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 22 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 05 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 43.77 liters (11.56 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Council Bluffs and Clinton.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Council Bluffs to Clinton is $39.25 (diesel $43.06).

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 $3.395 (Diesel $3.724) /gallon. Last changed prices on November 28, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Council Bluffs and Clinton (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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Driving distance from Cedar Rapids, IA to Council Bluffs 249.49 miles (402 km)

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Driving distance from Indiana, IA to Council Bluffs 175.15 miles (282 km)

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Driving distance from Iowa City, IA to Council Bluffs 242.58 miles (390 km)

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