How far is Galena from Elgin?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Galena and Elgin is 112.97 miles (181.81 km).

Flight distance from Galena, IL to Elgin, IL is 112.97 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 15 minutes.

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

Driving distance

The driving distance from Galena, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 126.83 miles (204.12 km) by car.

Driving from Galena to Elgin will take approximately 02 hours 15 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 Elgin

City in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois

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 Galena and Elgin

The distance between Galena and Elgin is 204 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 16 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 Elgin. The current time is 23:33:05.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 13 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 10 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 32 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 06 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 48 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.94 liters (4.48 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Galena and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Galena to Elgin is $18.36 (diesel $21.7).

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 July 04, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

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