How far is Reading from Allentown?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Reading and Allentown is 29.7 miles (47.8 km).

Flight distance from Reading, PA to Allentown, PA is 29.7 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 04 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Reading, Pennsylvania to Allentown, Pennsylvania is: 38.75 miles (62.36 km) by car.

Driving from Reading to Allentown will take approximately 00 hours 53 minutes.

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#1 Reading

County seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States

Population 88217
GPS Coordinates 40°20'8"N 75°55'37"W
Latitude 40.3356500
Longitude -75.9268700
Altitude 93
Country United States
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#2 Allentown

County seat city in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA

Population 121470
GPS Coordinates 40°36'30"N 75°29'25"W
Latitude 40.6084300
Longitude -75.4901800
Altitude 103
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Reading and Allentown

The distance between Reading and Allentown is 62 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 41 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 Reading and Allentown. The current time is 21:29:41.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 17 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 46 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 38 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 33 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 31 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 29 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 5.18 liters (1.37 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Reading and Allentown.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Reading to Allentown is $5.61 (diesel $6.63).

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 19, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Reading and Allentown (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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