Shortest distance between Eldridge and Ames is 158.37 miles (254.88 km).
Flight distance from Eldridge, IA to Ames, IA is 158.37 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Eldridge to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Eldridge, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 181.74 miles (292.49 km) by car.
Driving from Eldridge to Ames will take approximately 02 hours 52 minutes.
The most populous city in Story County, Iowa. It is located on the Des Moines River in central Iowa. Ames is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Iowa State University campus and the Ames Historical Society.
|GPS Coordinates||42°2'5"N 93°37'12"W|
The distance between Eldridge and Ames is 292 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 14 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 Eldridge and Ames. The current time is 23:17:37.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 03 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 32 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 38 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 01 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 35 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 25 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 16 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.28 liters (6.41 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Eldridge and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Eldridge to Ames is $23.63 (diesel $27.67).
Iowa gas prices.
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The average gas price (in Iowa ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.685 (Diesel $4.315) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 26, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Eldridge and Ames (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.