How far is Council Bluffs from Urbandale?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Council Bluffs and Urbandale is 114.1 miles (183.62 km).

Flight distance from Council Bluffs, IA to Urbandale, IA is 114.1 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 15 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from Council Bluffs to Urbandale with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Urbandale, Iowa is: 126.32 miles (203.3 km) by car.

Driving from Council Bluffs to Urbandale will take approximately 02 hours 02 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 Urbandale

City in Polk and Dallas counties, Iowa, United States

Population 44650
GPS Coordinates 41°37'36"N 93°42'44"W
Latitude 41.6266600
Longitude -93.7121700
Altitude 288
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Council Bluffs and Urbandale

The distance between Council Bluffs and Urbandale is 203 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 15 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 Urbandale. The current time is 21:26:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 12 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 09 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 31 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 06 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 48 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.87 liters (4.46 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Council Bluffs and Urbandale.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Council Bluffs to Urbandale is $15.07 (diesel $16.58).

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 05, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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