How far is Fort Payne from Opelika?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fort Payne and Opelika is 125.83 miles (202.51 km).

Flight distance from Fort Payne, AL to Opelika, AL is 125.83 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 18 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from Fort Payne to Opelika with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fort Payne, Alabama to Opelika, Alabama is: 157.3 miles (253.15 km) by car.

Driving from Fort Payne to Opelika will take approximately 03 hours 01 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 Opelika

City in Alabama

Population 31135
GPS Coordinates 32°38'43"N 85°22'42"W
Latitude 32.6454100
Longitude -85.3782800
Altitude 246
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fort Payne and Opelika

The distance between Fort Payne and Opelika is 253 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 48 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 Opelika. The current time is 00:19:11.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 14 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 55 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 08 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 37 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 14 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 05 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 57 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.01 liters (5.55 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fort Payne and Opelika.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fort Payne to Opelika is $18.35 (diesel $20.68).

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 22, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

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