How far is Fairbury, IL from Elgin, IL?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fairbury and Elgin is 89.95 miles (144.76 km).

Flight distance from Fairbury, IL to Elgin, IL is 89.95 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 14 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from Fairbury to Elgin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fairbury, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 121.44 miles (195.43 km) by car.

Driving from Fairbury to Elgin will take approximately 02 hours 09 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 Elgin

The second most populous city in Kane County, Illinois. It is located in the western part of the state. Elgin is known for its many manufacturing companies, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and the Elgin History Museum.

Population 110196
GPS Coordinates 42°2'14"N 88°16'52"W
Latitude 42.0372500
Longitude -88.2811900
Altitude 227
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fairbury and Elgin

The distance between Fairbury and Elgin is 195 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 Fairbury and Elgin. The current time is 04:02:15.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 02 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 02 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 25 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 01 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 30 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.22 liters (4.29 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fairbury and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fairbury to Elgin is $15.46 (diesel $18.43).

Illinois gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.61 $4.11 $4.55 $4.3
Total $15.46 $17.62 $19.5 $18.43

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 June 14, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

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