Shortest distance between Sioux City and Des Moines is 156.1 miles (251.21 km).
Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 156.1 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Sioux City to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Sioux City, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 199.5 miles (321.07 km) by car.
Driving from Sioux City to Des Moines will take approximately 03 hours 01 minutes.
The distance between Sioux City and Des Moines is 321 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 34 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 Des Moines. The current time is 23:50:12.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 38 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 59 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 59 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 19 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 51 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 39 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 29 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.65 liters (7.04 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Sioux City and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Sioux City to Des Moines is $21.37 (diesel $23.05).
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.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Sioux City and Des Moines (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.