How far is Destin from Fort Lauderdale?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Destin and Fort Lauderdale is 486.2 miles (782.46 km).

Flight distance from Destin, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL is 486.2 miles. Estimated flight time is 01 hours 15 minutes.

It takes 01 hours 07 minutes to travel from Destin to Fort Lauderdale with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Destin, Florida to Fort Lauderdale, Florida is: 621.51 miles (1000.22 km) by car.

Driving from Destin to Fort Lauderdale will take approximately 09 hours 05 minutes.

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#1 Destin

City in Florida

Population 14284
GPS Coordinates 30°23'37"N 86°29'45"W
Latitude 30.3935300
Longitude -86.4957800
Altitude 7
Country United States
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#2 Fort Lauderdale

City in Florida, United States

Population 184245
GPS Coordinates 26°7'20"N 80°8'36"W
Latitude 26.1223100
Longitude -80.1433800
Altitude 1
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Destin and Fort Lauderdale

The distance between Destin and Fort Lauderdale is 1000 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 11 hours 06 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 Destin, FL and Fort Lauderdale, FL. The current time in Destin is 17:26:20, although it is 18:26:20 in Fort Lauderdale.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 20 hours 42 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 15 hours 32 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 12 hours 25 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 10 hours 21 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 08 hours 52 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 08 hours 17 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 07 hours 45 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 83.02 liters (21.93 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Destin and Fort Lauderdale.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Destin to Fort Lauderdale is $89.96 (diesel $106.34).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 09, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Destin and Fort Lauderdale (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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