How far is Fort Payne from Decatur?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fort Payne and Decatur is 72.79 miles (117.15 km).

Flight distance from Fort Payne, AL to Decatur, AL is 72.79 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 11 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 10 minutes to travel from Fort Payne to Decatur with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fort Payne, Alabama to Decatur, Alabama is: 92.99 miles (149.65 km) by car.

Driving from Fort Payne to Decatur will take approximately 01 hours 38 minutes.

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#1 Fort Payne

City in Alabama, US

Population 14041
GPS Coordinates 34°26'39"N 85°43'11"W
Latitude 34.4442500
Longitude -85.7196900
Altitude 275
Country United States
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#2 Decatur

City in Morgan and Limestone counties, Alabama, United States

Population 54381
GPS Coordinates 34°36'21"N 86°59'0"W
Latitude 34.6059300
Longitude -86.9833400
Altitude 171
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fort Payne and Decatur

The distance between Fort Payne and Decatur is 150 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 39 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 Fort Payne and Decatur. The current time is 08:54:17.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 05 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 51 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 32 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 19 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 14 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 09 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 12.42 liters (3.28 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fort Payne and Decatur.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fort Payne to Decatur is $10.85 (diesel $12.22).

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 $3.306 (Diesel $3.725) /gallon. Last changed prices on January 21, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Fort Payne and Decatur (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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