How far is Decatur, TN from Franklin, TN?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Decatur and Franklin is 120 miles (193.12 km).

Flight distance from Decatur, TN to Franklin, TN is 120 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 18 minutes to travel from Decatur to Franklin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Decatur, Tennessee to Franklin, Tennessee is: 165.52 miles (266.37 km) by car.

Driving from Decatur to Franklin will take approximately 02 hours 59 minutes.

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#1 Decatur

Human settlement in Meigs County, Tennessee, United States of America

Population 1663
GPS Coordinates 35°30'53"N 84°47'25"W
Latitude 35.5147900
Longitude -84.7902200
Altitude 237
Country United States
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#2 Franklin

The second most populous city in Williamson County, Tennessee. It is located in the Nashville metropolitan area. Franklin is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Carnton Plantation and the Frist Art Museum.

Population 85316
GPS Coordinates 35°55'30"N 86°52'8"W
Latitude 35.9250600
Longitude -86.8688900
Altitude 196
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Decatur and Franklin

The distance between Decatur and Franklin is 266 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 57 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.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Decatur, TN and Franklin, TN. The current time in Decatur is 18:01:38, although it is 17:01:38 in Franklin.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 30 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 08 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 18 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 45 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 21 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 12 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 03 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 22.11 liters (5.84 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Decatur and Franklin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Decatur to Franklin is $19.35 (diesel $25).

Tennessee gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.31 $3.7 $4.07 $4.28
Total $19.35 $21.62 $23.74 $25

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 (in Tennessee ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.313 (Diesel $4.281) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 01, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Decatur and Franklin (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 Chattanooga, TN to Decatur 52.47 miles (84 km)

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Driving distance from Clarksville, TN to Decatur 209.24 miles (337 km)

Driving distance from East Chattanooga, TN to Decatur 42.57 miles (69 km)

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Driving distance from Knoxville, TN to Decatur 66.24 miles (107 km)

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Driving distance from Memphis, TN to Decatur 373.32 miles (601 km)

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Driving distance from Murfreesboro, TN to Decatur 121.67 miles (196 km)

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Driving distance from Nashville, TN to Decatur 161.44 miles (260 km)

Driving distance from New South Memphis, TN to Decatur 375.92 miles (605 km)

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