How far is Rockford from Elgin?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Rockford and Elgin is 44.66 miles (71.87 km).

Flight distance from Rockford, IL to Elgin, IL is 44.66 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 06 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Rockford, Illinois to Elgin, Illinois is: 52.4 miles (84.33 km) by car.

Driving from Rockford to Elgin will take approximately 00 hours 56 minutes.

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#1 Rockford

County seat of Winnebago County, Illinois, United States

Population 144835
GPS Coordinates 42°16'16"N 89°5'38"W
Latitude 42.2711300
Longitude -89.0940000
Altitude 218
Country United States
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#2 Elgin

City in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois

Population 110196
GPS Coordinates 42°2'14"N 88°16'52"W
Latitude 42.0372500
Longitude -88.2811900
Altitude 227
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Rockford and Elgin

The distance between Rockford and Elgin is 84 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 56 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 Rockford and Elgin. The current time is 19:36:29.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 44 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 18 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 52 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 44 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 41 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 39 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 7 liters (1.85 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Rockford and Elgin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Rockford to Elgin is $7.58 (diesel $8.97).

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 July 06, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Rockford and Elgin (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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