Shortest distance between Des Moines and Sioux City is 156.1 miles (251.21 km).
Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 156.1 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Des Moines to Sioux City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Des Moines, Iowa to Sioux City, Iowa is: 199.15 miles (320.49 km) by car.
Driving from Des Moines to Sioux City will take approximately 02 hours 59 minutes.
The distance between Des Moines and Sioux City is 320 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 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 Des Moines and Sioux City. The current time is 01:28:53.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 38 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 58 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 58 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 19 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 50 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 39 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 29 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.6 liters (7.03 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Des Moines and Sioux City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Sioux City is $21.57 (diesel $23.09).
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 $3.069 (Diesel $3.286) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 19, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Des Moines and Sioux City (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.