How far is Galena from Des Plaines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Galena and Des Plaines is 132.9 miles (213.89 km).

Flight distance from Galena, IL to Des Plaines, IL is 132.9 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 18 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 16 minutes to travel from Galena to Des Plaines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Galena, Illinois to Des Plaines, Illinois is: 151.5 miles (243.81 km) by car.

Driving from Galena to Des Plaines will take approximately 02 hours 36 minutes.

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#1 Galena

County seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Population 3151
GPS Coordinates 42°25'0"N 90°25'44"W
Latitude 42.4166700
Longitude -90.4290200
Altitude 193
Country United States
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#2 Des Plaines

City in Cook County, Illinois

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 Galena and Des Plaines

The distance between Galena and Des Plaines is 244 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 42 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 Galena and Des Plaines. The current time is 14:49:46.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 02 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 47 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 01 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 31 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 09 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 53 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 20.24 liters (5.35 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Galena and Des Plaines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Galena to Des Plaines is $21.93 (diesel $25.92).

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 August 10, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Galena 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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