How far is Elk Run Heights from West Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Elk Run Heights and West Des Moines is 96.72 miles (155.65 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 96.72 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 14 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from Elk Run Heights to West Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Elk Run Heights, Iowa to West Des Moines, Iowa is: 122.02 miles (196.38 km) by car.

Driving from Elk Run Heights to West Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 07 minutes.

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#1 Elk Run Heights

City in Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States of America

Population 1144
GPS Coordinates 42°28'1"N 92°15'24"W
Latitude 42.4669300
Longitude -92.2565700
Altitude 259
Country United States
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#2 West Des Moines

City in Polk County, Iowa, United States

Population 67899
GPS Coordinates 41°34'38"N 93°42'41"W
Latitude 41.5772100
Longitude -93.7113300
Altitude 252
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Elk Run Heights and West Des Moines

The distance between Elk Run Heights and West Des Moines is 196 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 10 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 Run Heights and West Des Moines. The current time is 09:56:30.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 03 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 03 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 26 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 02 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 44 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 37 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 31 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.3 liters (4.31 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Elk Run Heights and West Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Elk Run Heights to West Des Moines is $13.21 (diesel $14.15).

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 20, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Elk Run Heights and West Des Moines (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Ankeny, IA to Elk Run Heights 109.35 miles (176 km)

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Driving distance from Davenport, IA to Elk Run Heights 131.11 miles (211 km)

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Driving distance from Des Moines, IA to Elk Run Heights 115.21 miles (185 km)

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Driving distance from Indiana, IA to Elk Run Heights 129.86 miles (209 km)

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Driving distance from Iowa City, IA to Elk Run Heights 76.79 miles (124 km)

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