How far is Lake City from Iowa City?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Lake City and Iowa City is 169.83 miles (273.31 km).

Flight distance from Lake City, IA to Iowa City, IA is 169.83 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Lake City to Iowa City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Lake City, Iowa to Iowa City, Iowa is: 198.68 miles (319.74 km) by car.

Driving from Lake City to Iowa City will take approximately 03 hours 19 minutes.

Iowa City image
#1 Lake City

City in Iowa, USA

Population 1642
GPS Coordinates 42°16'3"N 94°44'2"W
Latitude 42.2674800
Longitude -94.7338700
Altitude 378
Country United States
Iowa City image
#2 Iowa City

City in Johnson County, Iowa

Population 75130
GPS Coordinates 41°39'40"N 91°31'49"W
Latitude 41.6611300
Longitude -91.5301700
Altitude 204
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Lake City and Iowa City

The distance between Lake City and Iowa City is 320 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 33 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 Lake City and Iowa City. The current time is 00:21:44.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 37 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 58 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 58 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 18 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 50 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 38 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 28 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.54 liters (7.01 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Lake City and Iowa City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Lake City to Iowa City is $28.76 (diesel $34).

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 March 24, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Lake City and Iowa City (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

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Ames, IA to Lake City 73.47 miles (118 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Ankeny, IA to Lake City 96.09 miles (155 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Cedar Rapids, IA to Lake City 188.3 miles (303 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Council Bluffs, IA to Lake City 120.71 miles (194 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Davenport, IA to Lake City 252.99 miles (407 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Des Moines, IA to Lake City 105.45 miles (170 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Indiana, IA to Lake City 146.67 miles (236 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Sioux City, IA to Lake City 101.08 miles (163 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from Waterloo, IA to Lake City 138.3 miles (223 km)

Iowa City image

Driving distance from West Des Moines, IA to Lake City 95.86 miles (154 km)

Gas Cost Calculator

Find hotel in