How far is Fairbank from Council Bluffs?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fairbank and Council Bluffs is 217.82 miles (350.55 km).

Flight distance from Fairbank, IA to Council Bluffs, IA is 217.82 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 32 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 28 minutes to travel from Fairbank to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fairbank, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 265.35 miles (427.04 km) by car.

Driving from Fairbank to Council Bluffs will take approximately 04 hours 23 minutes.

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#1 Fairbank

City in Iowa, United States of America

Population 1132
GPS Coordinates 42°38'21"N 92°2'50"W
Latitude 42.6391500
Longitude -92.0471200
Altitude 301
Country United States
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#2 Council Bluffs

City in Iowa

Population 62216
GPS Coordinates 41°15'43"N 95°51'39"W
Latitude 41.2619400
Longitude -95.8608300
Altitude 301
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fairbank and Council Bluffs

The distance between Fairbank and Council Bluffs is 427 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 44 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 Fairbank and Council Bluffs. The current time is 22:19:52.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 08 hours 50 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 38 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 18 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 25 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 47 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 32 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 18 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 35.44 liters (9.36 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fairbank and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fairbank to Council Bluffs is $38.41 (diesel $45.4).

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 October 05, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Fairbank and Council Bluffs (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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