How far is Galena from Evanston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Galena and Evanston is 142.5 miles (229.34 km).

Flight distance from Galena, IL to Evanston, IL is 142.5 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

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

Driving distance

The driving distance from Galena, Illinois to Evanston, Illinois is: 160.49 miles (258.29 km) by car.

Driving from Galena to Evanston will take approximately 02 hours 56 minutes.

Evanston image
#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
Evanston image
#2 Evanston

Suburban city in Cook County, Illinois, United States

Population 72683
GPS Coordinates 42°2'28"N 87°41'24"W
Latitude 42.0411400
Longitude -87.6900600
Altitude 187
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Galena and Evanston

The distance between Galena and Evanston is 258 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 52 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 Evanston. The current time is 14:02:15.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 20 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 00 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 12 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 40 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 17 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 08 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 00 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.44 liters (5.66 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Galena and Evanston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Galena to Evanston is $23.23 (diesel $27.46).

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 13, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

Evanston image

Driving distance from Bremen, IL to Galena 373.09 miles (600 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Springfield, IL to Galena 235.8 miles (379 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from York, IL to Galena 355.15 miles (572 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Aurora, IL to Galena 147.14 miles (237 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Berwyn, IL to Galena 165.49 miles (266 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Bloomington, IL to Galena 209.91 miles (338 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Champaign, IL to Galena 259.54 miles (418 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Chicago, IL to Galena 164.79 miles (265 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Des Plaines, IL to Galena 151.5 miles (244 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Elgin, IL to Galena 126.83 miles (204 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Elk Grove, IL to Galena 143.99 miles (232 km)

Evanston image

Driving distance from Elmhurst, IL to Galena 151.69 miles (244 km)

Gas Cost Calculator

Find hotel in