How far is La Plata from Independence?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between La Plata and Independence is 121.04 miles (194.8 km).

Flight distance from La Plata, MO to Independence, MO is 121.04 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

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

Driving distance

The driving distance from La Plata, Missouri to Independence, Missouri is: 164.73 miles (265.12 km) by car.

Driving from La Plata to Independence will take approximately 02 hours 45 minutes.

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#1 La Plata

City in Macon County, Missouri

Population 1303
GPS Coordinates 40°1'24"N 92°29'30"W
Latitude 40.0233700
Longitude -92.4915800
Altitude 285
Country United States
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#2 Independence

County seat of Jackson County, Missouri, United States

Population 116774
GPS Coordinates 39°5'28"N 94°24'56"W
Latitude 39.0911200
Longitude -94.4155100
Altitude 315
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between La Plata and Independence

The distance between La Plata and Independence is 265 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 56 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 Independence. The current time is 16:59:19.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 29 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 07 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 17 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 44 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 21 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 11 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 03 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 22 liters (5.81 gallon) of gas to cover the route between La Plata and Independence.
The estimated cost of gas to go from La Plata to Independence is $19.22 (diesel $21.65).

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 $3.306 (Diesel $3.725) /gallon. Last changed prices on January 20, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between La Plata and Independence (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

Driving distance from New York, MO to La Plata 102.97 miles (166 km)

Driving distance from Castle Point, MO to La Plata 188.23 miles (303 km)

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Driving distance from Columbia, MO to La Plata 78.46 miles (126 km)

Driving distance from East Independence, MO to La Plata 165.35 miles (266 km)

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Driving distance from Kansas City, MO to La Plata 166.89 miles (269 km)

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Driving distance from Lee's Summit, MO to La Plata 180.95 miles (291 km)

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Driving distance from O'Fallon, MO to La Plata 161.12 miles (259 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Charles, MO to La Plata 175.44 miles (282 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Joseph, MO to La Plata 150.8 miles (243 km)

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Driving distance from St. Louis, MO to La Plata 193.07 miles (311 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Peters, MO to La Plata 165.26 miles (266 km)

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