Shortest distance between Des Moines and Council Bluffs is 118.96 miles (191.45 km).
Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 118.96 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 15 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 14 minutes to travel from Des Moines to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Des Moines, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 128.64 miles (207.02 km) by car.
Driving from Des Moines to Council Bluffs will take approximately 02 hours 00 minutes.
The distance between Des Moines and Council Bluffs is 207 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 18 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 Des Moines and Council Bluffs. The current time is 23:55:57.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||04 hours 17 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||03 hours 12 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||02 hours 34 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||02 hours 08 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||01 hours 50 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||01 hours 42 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||01 hours 36 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 17.18 liters (4.54 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Des Moines and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Council Bluffs is $13.78 (diesel $14.86).
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 $3.035 (Diesel $3.274) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 12, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Des Moines and Council Bluffs (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.