How far is Pocahontas from Council Bluffs?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Pocahontas and Council Bluffs is 118.78 miles (191.17 km).

Flight distance from Pocahontas, IA to Council Bluffs, IA is 118.78 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 18 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 16 minutes to travel from Pocahontas to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Pocahontas, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 154.24 miles (248.23 km) by car.

Driving from Pocahontas to Council Bluffs will take approximately 02 hours 48 minutes.

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#1 Pocahontas

City in and county seat of Pocahontas County, Iowa, United States

Population 1630
GPS Coordinates 42°44'8"N 94°40'9"W
Latitude 42.7355300
Longitude -94.6691500
Altitude 372
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 Pocahontas and Council Bluffs

The distance between Pocahontas and Council Bluffs is 248 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 45 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 Pocahontas and Council Bluffs. The current time is 04:19:41.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 08 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 51 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 05 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 34 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 12 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 03 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 20.6 liters (5.44 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Pocahontas and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Pocahontas to Council Bluffs is $22.33 (diesel $26.39).

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 August 16, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

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