How far is Merkel from El Paso?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Merkel and El Paso is 381.99 miles (614.75 km).

Flight distance from Merkel, TX to El Paso, TX is 381.99 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 52 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 47 minutes to travel from Merkel to El Paso with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Merkel, Texas to El Paso, Texas is: 436.65 miles (702.72 km) by car.

Driving from Merkel to El Paso will take approximately 06 hours 26 minutes.

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#1 Merkel

City in Texas

Population 2629
GPS Coordinates 32°28'14"N 100°0'46"W
Latitude 32.4706800
Longitude -100.0128700
Altitude 570
Country United States
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#2 El Paso

County seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States

Population 681534
GPS Coordinates 31°45'31"N 106°29'13"W
Latitude 31.7587200
Longitude -106.4869300
Altitude 1133
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Merkel and El Paso

The distance between Merkel and El Paso is 703 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 07 hours 48 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.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Merkel, TX and El Paso, TX. The current time in Merkel is 16:01:05, although it is 15:01:05 in El Paso.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 14 hours 32 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 10 hours 55 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 08 hours 43 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 07 hours 16 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 06 hours 14 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 05 hours 49 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 05 hours 26 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 58.33 liters (15.41 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Merkel and El Paso.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Merkel to El Paso is $63.2 (diesel $74.71).

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 December 08, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Merkel and El Paso (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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Driving distance from Arlington, TX to Merkel 181.67 miles (292 km)

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Driving distance from Austin, TX to Merkel 235.39 miles (379 km)

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Driving distance from Corpus Christi, TX to Merkel 404.11 miles (650 km)

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Driving distance from Dallas, TX to Merkel 199.12 miles (320 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Worth, TX to Merkel 168.75 miles (272 km)

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Driving distance from Houston, TX to Merkel 385.27 miles (620 km)

Driving distance from Montopolis, TX to Merkel 238.22 miles (383 km)

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Driving distance from Plano, TX to Merkel 218.5 miles (352 km)

Driving distance from Rhode Island, TX to Merkel 269.34 miles (433 km)

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Driving distance from San Antonio, TX to Merkel 259.57 miles (418 km)

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