How far is Rensselaer from Amherst?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Rensselaer and Amherst is 257.33 miles (414.13 km).

Flight distance from Rensselaer, NY to Amherst, NY is 257.33 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 34 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from Rensselaer to Amherst with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Rensselaer, New York to Amherst, New York is: 284.86 miles (458.44 km) by car.

Driving from Rensselaer to Amherst will take approximately 04 hours 18 minutes.

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#1 Rensselaer

City in Indiana

Population 9142
GPS Coordinates 42°38'33"N 73°44'34"W
Latitude 42.6425800
Longitude -73.7429000
Altitude 5
Country United States
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#2 Amherst

Town in New York, United States

Population 120809
GPS Coordinates 42°58'42"N 78°47'59"W
Latitude 42.9783900
Longitude -78.7997600
Altitude 182
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Rensselaer and Amherst

The distance between Rensselaer and Amherst is 458 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 05 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 Rensselaer and Amherst. The current time is 15:53:35.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 29 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 07 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 41 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 44 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 47 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.05 liters (10.05 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Rensselaer and Amherst.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Rensselaer to Amherst is $31.91 (diesel $34.24).

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 $3.175 (Diesel $3.406) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 28, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Rensselaer and Amherst (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

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Driving distance from Albany, NY to Rensselaer 1.78 miles (3 km)

Driving distance from Astoria, NY to Rensselaer 152.65 miles (246 km)

Driving distance from Babylon, NY to Rensselaer 194.29 miles (313 km)

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Driving distance from The Bronx, NY to Rensselaer 152.03 miles (245 km)

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Driving distance from Brookhaven, NY to Rensselaer 208.34 miles (335 km)

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Driving distance from Brooklyn, NY to Rensselaer 162.4 miles (261 km)

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Driving distance from Buffalo, NY to Rensselaer 289.99 miles (467 km)

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Driving distance from East Flatbush, NY to Rensselaer 171.03 miles (275 km)

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Driving distance from Huntington, NY to Rensselaer 180.81 miles (291 km)

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Driving distance from Islip, NY to Rensselaer 194.73 miles (313 km)

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Driving distance from Jamaica, NY to Rensselaer 164.74 miles (265 km)

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Driving distance from Manhattan, NY to Rensselaer 150.96 miles (243 km)

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