How far is Kimball, NE from Omaha, NE?

Fastest route

To travel from Kimball, Nebraska (ZIP code 69145) to Omaha, Nebraska, you need to take I-80 E, covering a distance of approximately 436 miles (701 kilometers). The estimated travel time is around 6 hours and 5 minutes. Please note that Omaha is in a different time zone than Kimball.


  1. 🚗 Head east on W 3rd St toward Rd 41 E/S Chestnut St/Old Hwy 71.
  2. 🔄 Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Rd 41 E/S Chestnut St/Old Hwy 71 and continue following Rd 41 E/Old Hwy 71.
  3. ➡️ Merge onto I-80 E toward Sidney.
  4. 🛣️ Follow I-80 E until you reach S 28th St in Omaha.
  5. 🚢 Take exit 2A from I-480 E/US-75 N.
  6. 🚧 Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 2A toward Harney Street/Dodge Street.
  7. 🚘 Drive to Harney St.

Tips & Suggestions

  • ⏱️ Allow around 6 hours and 5 minutes for the journey.
  • ⛽ Plan for necessary fuel stops along the way.
  • 🍴 Consider having meals or snacks during the trip.
  • ☕ Take short breaks to rest and stretch during the long drive.
  • 🛣️ Stay on I-80 E for the fastest route.
  • 🚧 Check for any road closures or traffic updates before starting the journey.
  • 🕑 Keep in mind the time zone difference upon reaching Omaha.

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Kimball and Omaha is 401.06 miles (645.44 km).

Flight distance from Kimball, NE to Omaha, NE is 401.06 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 52 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 47 minutes to travel from Kimball to Omaha with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Kimball, Nebraska to Omaha, Nebraska is: 435.79 miles (701.34 km) by car.

Driving from Kimball to Omaha will take approximately 06 hours 11 minutes.

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#1 Kimball

City in Kimball County, Nebraska, United States

Population 2282
GPS Coordinates 41°14'9"N 103°39'47"W
Latitude 41.2358100
Longitude -103.6630000
Altitude 1437
Country United States
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#2 Omaha

The largest city in Nebraska and the center of the Omaha metropolitan area. It is located on the Missouri River in eastern Nebraska. Omaha is known for its meatpacking industry, its college football, and its many attractions, such as the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium and the Omaha Children's Museum.

Population 478393
GPS Coordinates 41°15'23"N 95°56'26"W
Latitude 41.2562600
Longitude -95.9404300
Altitude 323
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Kimball and Omaha

The distance between Kimball and Omaha is 701 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 07 hours 47 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.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Kimball, NE and Omaha, NE. The current time in Kimball is 10:48:37, although it is 11:48:37 in Omaha.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 14 hours 31 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 10 hours 53 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 08 hours 42 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 07 hours 15 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 06 hours 13 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 05 hours 48 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 05 hours 26 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 58.21 liters (15.38 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Kimball and Omaha.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Kimball to Omaha is $57.79 (diesel $66.03).

Nebraska gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.76 $3.96 $4.4 $4.29
Total $57.79 $60.91 $67.72 $66.03

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 (in Nebraska ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.758 (Diesel $4.294) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 26, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Kimball and Omaha (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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