How far is La Plata, MD from Bethesda, MD?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between La Plata and Bethesda is 31.91 miles (51.35 km).

Flight distance from La Plata, MD to Bethesda, MD is 31.91 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 06 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from La Plata, Maryland to Bethesda, Maryland is: 55.28 miles (88.96 km) by car.

Driving from La Plata to Bethesda will take approximately 01 hours 10 minutes.

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#1 La Plata

Town in Maryland, United States

Population 9800
GPS Coordinates 38°31'45"N 76°58'31"W
Latitude 38.5292900
Longitude -76.9752500
Altitude 57
Country United States
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#2 Bethesda

A census-designated place (CDP) in Montgomery County, Maryland. It is located in the Washington metropolitan area. Bethesda is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the National Institutes of Health and the Bethesda Naval Hospital.

Population 62448
GPS Coordinates 38°58'50"N 77°6'1"W
Latitude 38.9806700
Longitude -77.1002600
Altitude 97
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between La Plata and Bethesda

The distance between La Plata and Bethesda is 89 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 59 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 La Plata and Bethesda. The current time is 02:59:50.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 50 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 22 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 06 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 55 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 47 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 44 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 41 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 7.38 liters (1.95 gallon) of gas to cover the route between La Plata and Bethesda.
The estimated cost of gas to go from La Plata to Bethesda is $6.56 (diesel $8.6).

Maryland gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.36 $3.93 $4.24 $4.41
Total $6.56 $7.66 $8.27 $8.6

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 Maryland ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.364 (Diesel $4.407) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 21, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between La Plata and Bethesda (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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Driving distance from Annapolis, MD to La Plata 49.04 miles (79 km)

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Driving distance from Baltimore, MD to La Plata 65.03 miles (105 km)

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Driving distance from Bowie, MD to La Plata 35.6 miles (57 km)

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Driving distance from Catonsville, MD to La Plata 64.56 miles (104 km)

Driving distance from Columbia, MD to La Plata 65.51 miles (105 km)

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Driving distance from Essex, MD to La Plata 71.99 miles (116 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Washington, MD to La Plata 21.01 miles (34 km)

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Driving distance from Frederick, MD to La Plata 86.7 miles (140 km)

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Driving distance from Gaithersburg, MD to La Plata 65.95 miles (106 km)

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Driving distance from Greenbelt, MD to La Plata 40.33 miles (65 km)

Driving distance from Gwynn Oak, MD to La Plata 74.89 miles (121 km)

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Driving distance from Hagerstown, MD to La Plata 109.82 miles (177 km)

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