How far is Merrillville from Lafayette?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Merrillville and Lafayette is 77.43 miles (124.62 km).

Flight distance from Merrillville, IN to Lafayette, IN is 77.43 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 10 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 09 minutes to travel from Merrillville to Lafayette with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Merrillville, Indiana to Lafayette, Indiana is: 83.05 miles (133.66 km) by car.

Driving from Merrillville to Lafayette will take approximately 01 hours 25 minutes.

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#1 Merrillville

Town in Ross Township, Lake County, Indiana

Population 34916
GPS Coordinates 41°28'58"N 87°19'58"W
Latitude 41.4828100
Longitude -87.3328100
Altitude 200
Country United States
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#2 Lafayette

City in Indiana, USA

Population 71484
GPS Coordinates 40°25'0"N 86°52'31"W
Latitude 40.4167000
Longitude -86.8752900
Altitude 211
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Merrillville and Lafayette

The distance between Merrillville and Lafayette is 134 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 29 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 Merrillville, IN and Lafayette, IN. The current time in Merrillville is 02:50:02, although it is 03:50:02 in Lafayette.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 46 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 04 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 39 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 23 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 11 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 06 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 11.09 liters (2.93 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Merrillville and Lafayette.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Merrillville to Lafayette is $12.02 (diesel $14.21).

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 November 28, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Merrillville and Lafayette (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 Saint Joseph, IN to Merrillville 247.73 miles (399 km)

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Driving distance from Fishers, IN to Merrillville 147.29 miles (237 km)

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Driving distance from Goshen, IN to Merrillville 233.59 miles (376 km)

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Driving distance from Indianapolis, IN to Merrillville 142.24 miles (229 km)

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Driving distance from Jeffersonville, IN to Merrillville 254.86 miles (410 km)

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Driving distance from Lawrence, IN to Merrillville 147.27 miles (237 km)

Driving distance from Nebraska, IN to Merrillville 223.21 miles (359 km)

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