Shortest distance between Le Claire and West Des Moines is 174.04 miles (280.09 km).
Flight distance from Le Claire, IA to West Des Moines, IA is 174.04 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 22 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Le Claire to West Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Le Claire, Iowa to West Des Moines, Iowa is: 182.28 miles (293.35 km) by car.
Driving from Le Claire to West Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 53 minutes.
The most populous city in Dallas County, Iowa. It is located in the Des Moines metropolitan area. West Des Moines is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden and the Adventureland Park.
|GPS Coordinates||41°34'38"N 93°42'41"W|
The distance between Le Claire and West Des Moines is 293 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 15 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 Le Claire and West Des Moines. The current time is 07:26:21.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 04 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 33 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 38 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 02 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 36 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 25 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 16 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.35 liters (6.43 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Le Claire and West Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Le Claire to West Des Moines is $23.3 (diesel $27.71).
Iowa gas prices.
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The average gas price (in Iowa ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.623 (Diesel $4.308) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 30, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Le Claire and West Des Moines (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.