How far is Muscatine from Council Bluffs?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Muscatine and Council Bluffs is 250.12 miles (402.54 km).

Flight distance from Muscatine, IA to Council Bluffs, IA is 250.12 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 33 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 30 minutes to travel from Muscatine to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Muscatine, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 281.2 miles (452.54 km) by car.

Driving from Muscatine to Council Bluffs will take approximately 04 hours 20 minutes.

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#1 Muscatine

City in and county seat of Muscatine County, Iowa

Population 23523
GPS Coordinates 41°25'28"N 91°2'36"W
Latitude 41.4244700
Longitude -91.0432100
Altitude 177
Country United States
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#2 Council Bluffs

City in Iowa

Population 62216
GPS Coordinates 41°15'43"N 95°51'39"W
Latitude 41.2619400
Longitude -95.8608300
Altitude 301
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Muscatine and Council Bluffs

The distance between Muscatine and Council Bluffs is 453 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 01 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 Muscatine and Council Bluffs. The current time is 08:52:01.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 22 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 01 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 37 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 41 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 01 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 44 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 30 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 37.56 liters (9.92 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Muscatine and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Muscatine to Council Bluffs is $40.7 (diesel $48.11).

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 July 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Muscatine and Council Bluffs (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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