How far is Mount Pleasant from Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Mount Pleasant and Des Moines is 115.23 miles (185.44 km).

Flight distance from Mount Pleasant, IA to Des Moines, IA is 115.23 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 16 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 14 minutes to travel from Mount Pleasant to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Mount Pleasant, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 134.37 miles (216.25 km) by car.

Driving from Mount Pleasant to Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 11 minutes.

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#1 Mount Pleasant

City in Henry County, Iowa, United States

Population 8508
GPS Coordinates 40°57'49"N 91°33'29"W
Latitude 40.9636400
Longitude -91.5579400
Altitude 218
Country United States
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#2 Des Moines

City in and county seat of Polk County, Iowa, United States, and Iowa federated state capital city

Population 212312
GPS Coordinates 41°36'2"N 93°36'33"W
Latitude 41.6005400
Longitude -93.6091100
Altitude 266
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Mount Pleasant and Des Moines

The distance between Mount Pleasant and Des Moines is 216 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 24 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 Mount Pleasant and Des Moines. The current time is 13:16:13.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 28 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 21 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 41 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 14 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 55 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 47 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 40 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 17.95 liters (4.74 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Mount Pleasant and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Mount Pleasant to Des Moines is $19.45 (diesel $22.99).

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 January 31, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Mount Pleasant and Des Moines (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 Cedar Falls, IA to Mount Pleasant 136.45 miles (220 km)

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Driving distance from Davenport, IA to Mount Pleasant 86.43 miles (139 km)

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Driving distance from Indiana, IA to Mount Pleasant 92.1 miles (148 km)

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Driving distance from Iowa City, IA to Mount Pleasant 49.98 miles (80 km)

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