Shortest distance between Iowa City and Des Moines is 107.44 miles (172.91 km).
Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 107.44 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Iowa City to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Iowa City, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 113.86 miles (183.24 km) by car.
Driving from Iowa City to Des Moines will take approximately 01 hours 46 minutes.
The distance between Iowa City and Des Moines is 183 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 02 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 Iowa City and Des Moines. The current time is 05:42:17.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||03 hours 47 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||02 hours 50 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||02 hours 16 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||01 hours 53 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||01 hours 37 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||01 hours 31 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||01 hours 25 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 15.21 liters (4.02 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Iowa City and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Iowa City to Des Moines is $12.33 (diesel $13.2).
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 $3.069 (Diesel $3.286) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 16, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Iowa City 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.