How far is Muscatine from Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Muscatine and Des Moines is 133.31 miles (214.53 km).

Flight distance from Muscatine, IA to Des Moines, IA is 133.31 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 18 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 16 minutes to travel from Muscatine to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Muscatine, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 153.68 miles (247.33 km) by car.

Driving from Muscatine to Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 25 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 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 Muscatine and Des Moines

The distance between Muscatine and Des Moines is 247 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 44 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 Des Moines. The current time is 05:41:31.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 07 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 50 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 04 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 33 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 11 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 02 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 55 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 20.53 liters (5.42 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Muscatine and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Muscatine to Des Moines is $22.24 (diesel $26.3).

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 June 30, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Muscatine 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.

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