How far is Dubuque from Ames?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Dubuque and Ames is 154.49 miles (248.63 km).

Flight distance from Dubuque, IA to Ames, IA is 154.49 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 22 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 20 minutes to travel from Dubuque to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Dubuque, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 185.77 miles (298.97 km) by car.

Driving from Dubuque to Ames will take approximately 02 hours 53 minutes.

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#1 Dubuque

City in and county seat of Dubuque, Iowa, United States

Population 57781
GPS Coordinates 42°30'2"N 90°39'52"W
Latitude 42.5005600
Longitude -90.6645700
Altitude 189
Country United States
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#2 Ames

City in Iowa, United States

Population 67033
GPS Coordinates 42°2'5"N 93°37'12"W
Latitude 42.0347100
Longitude -93.6199400
Altitude 287
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Dubuque and Ames

The distance between Dubuque and Ames is 299 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 19 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 Dubuque and Ames. The current time is 18:19:09.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 11 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 38 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 42 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 05 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 39 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 28 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.81 liters (6.56 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Dubuque and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Dubuque to Ames is $22.18 (diesel $24.34).

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 $3.383 (Diesel $3.713) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 27, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Dubuque and Ames (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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