How far is Decatur from Birmingham?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Decatur and Birmingham is 75.7 miles (121.82 km).

Flight distance from Decatur, AL to Birmingham, AL is 75.7 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 10 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 09 minutes to travel from Decatur to Birmingham with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Decatur, Alabama to Birmingham, Alabama is: 87.1 miles (140.17 km) by car.

Driving from Decatur to Birmingham will take approximately 01 hours 19 minutes.

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#1 Decatur

City in Morgan and Limestone counties, Alabama, United States

Population 54381
GPS Coordinates 34°36'21"N 86°59'0"W
Latitude 34.6059300
Longitude -86.9833400
Altitude 171
Country United States
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#2 Birmingham

City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States

Population 206950
GPS Coordinates 33°31'14"N 86°48'9"W
Latitude 33.5206600
Longitude -86.8024900
Altitude 187
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Decatur and Birmingham

The distance between Decatur and Birmingham is 140 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 33 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 Decatur and Birmingham. The current time is 01:25:19.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 54 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 44 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 14 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 09 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 05 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 11.63 liters (3.07 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Decatur and Birmingham.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Decatur to Birmingham is $10.27 (diesel $11.29).

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 $3.341 (Diesel $3.674) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 09, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Decatur and Birmingham (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 Dothan, AL to Decatur 282.68 miles (455 km)

Driving distance from East Florence, AL to Decatur 48.03 miles (77 km)

Driving distance from Enterprise, AL to Decatur 148.81 miles (239 km)

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Driving distance from Florence, AL to Decatur 48.17 miles (78 km)

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Driving distance from Gadsden, AL to Decatur 90.15 miles (145 km)

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Driving distance from Hoover, AL to Decatur 94.74 miles (152 km)

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Driving distance from Huntsville, AL to Decatur 25.65 miles (41 km)

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Driving distance from Madison, AL to Decatur 16.77 miles (27 km)

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Driving distance from Mobile, AL to Decatur 342.02 miles (550 km)

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Driving distance from Montgomery, AL to Decatur 176.14 miles (283 km)

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Driving distance from Opelika, AL to Decatur 198.91 miles (320 km)

Driving distance from Pennsylvania, AL to Decatur 327.48 miles (527 km)

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