How far is Macon from Des Plaines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Macon and Des Plaines is 170.56 miles (274.49 km).

Flight distance from Macon, IL to Des Plaines, IL is 170.56 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Macon to Des Plaines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Macon, Illinois to Des Plaines, Illinois is: 200.79 miles (323.14 km) by car.

Driving from Macon to Des Plaines will take approximately 03 hours 17 minutes.

#1 Macon

City in Illinois

Population 1102
GPS Coordinates 39°42'46"N 88°59'49"W
Latitude 39.7128200
Longitude -88.9970200
Altitude 218
Country United States
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#2 Des Plaines

City in Cook County, Illinois

Population 58179
GPS Coordinates 42°2'0"N 87°53'0"W
Latitude 42.0333600
Longitude -87.8834000
Altitude 193
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Macon and Des Plaines

The distance between Macon and Des Plaines is 323 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 35 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 Macon and Des Plaines. The current time is 01:33:06.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 41 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 01 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 00 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 20 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 52 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 40 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 30 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.82 liters (7.09 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Macon and Des Plaines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Macon to Des Plaines is $29.06 (diesel $34.36).

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 August 14, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Macon and Des Plaines (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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