How far is Fairbury, IL from Des Plaines, IL?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fairbury and Des Plaines is 94.7 miles (152.4 km).

Flight distance from Fairbury, IL to Des Plaines, IL is 94.7 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Fairbury to Des Plaines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fairbury, Illinois to Des Plaines, Illinois is: 108.81 miles (175.11 km) by car.

Driving from Fairbury to Des Plaines will take approximately 01 hours 58 minutes.

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#1 Fairbury

City in Livingston County, Illinois, United States

Population 3596
GPS Coordinates 40°44'50"N 88°30'53"W
Latitude 40.7472600
Longitude -88.5147800
Altitude 209
Country United States
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#2 Des Plaines

The most populous city in Cook County, Illinois. It is located on the Des Plaines River in northeastern Illinois. Des Plaines is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Des Plaines History Center and the Des Plaines Theatre.

Population 58179
GPS Coordinates 42°2'0"N 87°53'0"W
Latitude 42.0333600
Longitude -87.8834000
Altitude 193
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fairbury and Des Plaines

The distance between Fairbury and Des Plaines is 175 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 56 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 Fairbury and Des Plaines. The current time is 00:26:18.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 37 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 43 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 48 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 33 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 14.53 liters (3.84 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fairbury and Des Plaines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fairbury to Des Plaines is $13.85 (diesel $16.51).

Illinois gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.61 $4.11 $4.55 $4.3
Total $13.85 $15.79 $17.47 $16.51

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 (in Illinois ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.607 (Diesel $4.300) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 22, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Fairbury and Des Plaines (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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