How far is Mount Vernon from Independence?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Mount Vernon and Independence is 141.1 miles (227.08 km).

Flight distance from Mount Vernon, MO to Independence, MO is 141.1 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Mount Vernon to Independence with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Mount Vernon, Missouri to Independence, Missouri is: 175.2 miles (281.96 km) by car.

Driving from Mount Vernon to Independence will take approximately 02 hours 48 minutes.

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#1 Mount Vernon

City in Missouri

Population 4477
GPS Coordinates 37°6'13"N 93°49'7"W
Latitude 37.1036700
Longitude -93.8185400
Altitude 369
Country United States
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#2 Independence

County seat of Jackson County, Missouri, United States

Population 116774
GPS Coordinates 39°5'28"N 94°24'56"W
Latitude 39.0911200
Longitude -94.4155100
Altitude 315
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Mount Vernon and Independence

The distance between Mount Vernon and Independence is 282 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 07 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 Vernon and Independence. The current time is 03:20:58.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 50 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 22 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 30 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 55 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 30 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 20 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 11 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 23.4 liters (6.18 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Mount Vernon and Independence.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Mount Vernon to Independence is $20.9 (diesel $23).

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 $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Mount Vernon and Independence (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 New York, MO to Mount Vernon 225.29 miles (363 km)

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Driving distance from Joplin, MO to Mount Vernon 39.32 miles (63 km)

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