How far is Elk River from Minneapolis?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Elk River and Minneapolis is 26.82 miles (43.16 km).

Flight distance from Elk River, MN to Minneapolis, MN is 26.82 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 03 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Elk River, Minnesota to Minneapolis, Minnesota is: 32.39 miles (52.13 km) by car.

Driving from Elk River to Minneapolis will take approximately 00 hours 37 minutes.

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#1 Elk River

City in Sherburne County, Minnesota, United States

Population 25601
GPS Coordinates 45°18'14"N 93°34'2"W
Latitude 45.3038500
Longitude -93.5671800
Altitude 273
Country United States
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#2 Minneapolis

Largest city in Minnesota, U.S., county seat of Hennepin County

Population 433111
GPS Coordinates 44°58'48"N 93°15'50"W
Latitude 44.9799700
Longitude -93.2638400
Altitude 253
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Elk River and Minneapolis

The distance between Elk River and Minneapolis is 52 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 34 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 Elk River and Minneapolis. The current time is 09:45:16.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 04 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 48 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 38 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 32 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 27 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 25 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 24 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 4.33 liters (1.14 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Elk River and Minneapolis.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Elk River to Minneapolis is $4.69 (diesel $5.54).

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 July 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Elk River and Minneapolis (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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