How far is Humboldt from Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Humboldt and Des Moines is 83.4 miles (134.21 km).

Flight distance from Humboldt, IA to Des Moines, IA is 83.4 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Humboldt to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Humboldt, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 112.53 miles (181.1 km) by car.

Driving from Humboldt to Des Moines will take approximately 01 hours 49 minutes.

#1 Humboldt

City in Iowa

Population 4544
GPS Coordinates 42°43'15"N 94°12'55"W
Latitude 42.7208000
Longitude -94.2152400
Altitude 330
Country United States
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#2 Des Moines

City in and county seat of Polk County, Iowa, United States, and Iowa federated state capital city

Population 212312
GPS Coordinates 41°36'2"N 93°36'33"W
Latitude 41.6005400
Longitude -93.6091100
Altitude 266
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Humboldt and Des Moines

The distance between Humboldt and Des Moines is 181 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 00 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 Humboldt and Des Moines. The current time is 14:04:07.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 44 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 48 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 15 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 52 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 36 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 30 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 24 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 15.03 liters (3.97 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Humboldt and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Humboldt to Des Moines is $16.29 (diesel $19.25).

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 Humboldt and Des Moines (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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