How far is Missouri Valley from Ames?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Missouri Valley and Ames is 121.4 miles (195.37 km).

Flight distance from Missouri Valley, IA to Ames, IA is 121.4 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from Missouri Valley to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Missouri Valley, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 162.88 miles (262.13 km) by car.

Driving from Missouri Valley to Ames will take approximately 02 hours 32 minutes.

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#1 Missouri Valley

City in Harrison County, Iowa

Population 2576
GPS Coordinates 41°33'23"N 95°53'16"W
Latitude 41.5563800
Longitude -95.8877900
Altitude 310
Country United States
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#2 Ames

City in Iowa, United States

Population 67033
GPS Coordinates 42°2'5"N 93°37'12"W
Latitude 42.0347100
Longitude -93.6199400
Altitude 287
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Missouri Valley and Ames

The distance between Missouri Valley and Ames is 262 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 54 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 Missouri Valley and Ames. The current time is 20:56:46.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 25 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 15 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 42 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.76 liters (5.75 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Missouri Valley and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Missouri Valley to Ames is $23.58 (diesel $27.87).

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 May 22, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Missouri Valley and Ames (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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