How far is Rock Island, IL from Chicago, IL?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Rock Island and Chicago is 152.95 miles (246.14 km).

Flight distance from Rock Island, IL to Chicago, IL is 152.95 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Rock Island to Chicago with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Rock Island, Illinois to Chicago, Illinois is: 179.85 miles (289.44 km) by car.

Driving from Rock Island to Chicago will take approximately 02 hours 52 minutes.

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#1 Rock Island

City in Illinois

Population 36870
GPS Coordinates 41°30'34"N 90°34'44"W
Latitude 41.5094800
Longitude -90.5787500
Altitude 171
Country United States
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#2 Chicago

The third most populous city in the United States and the center of the Chicago metropolitan area. It is located on the shores of Lake Michigan, in northeastern Illinois. Chicago is a major center for finance, commerce, and industry.

Population 2677643
GPS Coordinates 41°51'0"N 87°39'0"W
Latitude 41.850033
Longitude -87.6500523
Altitude 179
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Rock Island and Chicago

The distance between Rock Island and Chicago is 289 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 12 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 Rock Island and Chicago. The current time is 13:06:09.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 59 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 29 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 35 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 59 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 34 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 23 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 14 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.02 liters (6.35 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Rock Island and Chicago.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Rock Island to Chicago is $22.89 (diesel $27.29).

Illinois gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.61 $4.11 $4.55 $4.3
Total $22.89 $26.1 $28.88 $27.29

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 (in Illinois ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.607 (Diesel $4.300) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 21, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Rock Island and Chicago (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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