Shortest distance between Council Bluffs and West Des Moines is 113.48 miles (182.62 km).
Flight distance from Council Bluffs, IA to West Des Moines, IA is 113.48 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 14 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from Council Bluffs to West Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Council Bluffs, Iowa to West Des Moines, Iowa is: 124.09 miles (199.7 km) by car.
Driving from Council Bluffs to West Des Moines will take approximately 01 hours 58 minutes.
The distance between Council Bluffs and West Des Moines is 200 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 13 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 West Des Moines. The current time is 14:50:19.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||04 hours 08 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||03 hours 06 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||02 hours 28 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||02 hours 04 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||01 hours 46 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||01 hours 39 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||01 hours 32 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.57 liters (4.38 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Council Bluffs and West Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Council Bluffs to West Des Moines is $14.8 (diesel $16.29).
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.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Council Bluffs and West Des Moines (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.