How far is Lake Wales from Fort Lauderdale?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Lake Wales and Fort Lauderdale is 151.64 miles (244.04 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 151.64 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 22 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 20 minutes to travel from Lake Wales to Fort Lauderdale with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Lake Wales, Florida to Fort Lauderdale, Florida is: 185.61 miles (298.7 km) by car.

Driving from Lake Wales to Fort Lauderdale will take approximately 02 hours 57 minutes.

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#1 Lake Wales

City in Polk County, Florida, United States

Population 16759
GPS Coordinates 27°54'5"N 81°35'9"W
Latitude 27.9014100
Longitude -81.5859100
Altitude 45
Country United States
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#2 Fort Lauderdale

City in Florida, United States

Population 182437
GPS Coordinates 26°7'20"N 80°8'36"W
Latitude 26.1223100
Longitude -80.1433800
Altitude 1
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Lake Wales and Fort Lauderdale

The distance between Lake Wales and Fort Lauderdale is 299 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 19 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 Wales and Fort Lauderdale. The current time is 16:06:22.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 11 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 38 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 42 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 05 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 39 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 28 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 18 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.79 liters (6.55 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Lake Wales and Fort Lauderdale.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Lake Wales to Fort Lauderdale is $20.1 (diesel $21.52).

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 15, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Lake Wales and Fort Lauderdale (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 Brent, FL to Lake Wales 486.4 miles (783 km)

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Driving distance from Cape Coral, FL to Lake Wales 126.59 miles (204 km)

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Driving distance from Coral Springs, FL to Lake Wales 180.1 miles (290 km)

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Driving distance from Gainesville, FL to Lake Wales 151.23 miles (243 km)

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Driving distance from Hialeah, FL to Lake Wales 213.16 miles (343 km)

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Driving distance from Hollywood, FL to Lake Wales 194.41 miles (313 km)

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Driving distance from Jacksonville, FL to Lake Wales 192.95 miles (311 km)

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Driving distance from Miami, FL to Lake Wales 207.52 miles (334 km)

Driving distance from Miramar, FL to Lake Wales 195.91 miles (315 km)

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Driving distance from Orlando, FL to Lake Wales 52.79 miles (85 km)

Driving distance from Pembroke Pines, FL to Lake Wales 190.99 miles (307 km)

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