How far is Sioux City from Council Bluffs?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Sioux City and Council Bluffs is 89.93 miles (144.73 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 89.93 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 11 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 10 minutes to travel from Sioux City to Council Bluffs with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Sioux City, Iowa to Council Bluffs, Iowa is: 94.9 miles (152.73 km) by car.

Driving from Sioux City to Council Bluffs will take approximately 01 hours 29 minutes.

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#1 Sioux City

City in Iowa, United States of America

Population 82651
GPS Coordinates 42°29'60"N 96°24'1"W
Latitude 42.4999900
Longitude -96.4003100
Altitude 366
Country United States
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#2 Council Bluffs

City in Iowa

Population 62166
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 Sioux City and Council Bluffs

The distance between Sioux City and Council Bluffs is 153 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 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 Sioux City and Council Bluffs. The current time is 12:28:35.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 09 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 22 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 53 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 11 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 12.68 liters (3.35 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Sioux City and Council Bluffs.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Sioux City to Council Bluffs is $10.16 (diesel $10.96).

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 $3.035 (Diesel $3.274) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 12, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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