How far is South Elgin, IL from Decatur, IL?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between South Elgin and Decatur is 152.78 miles (245.88 km).

Flight distance from South Elgin, IL to Decatur, IL is 152.78 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from South Elgin to Decatur with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from South Elgin, Illinois to Decatur, Illinois is: 200.47 miles (322.62 km) by car.

Driving from South Elgin to Decatur will take approximately 03 hours 22 minutes.

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#1 South Elgin

City in Illinois, United States of America

Population 24646
GPS Coordinates 41°59'39"N 88°17'32"W
Latitude 41.9941900
Longitude -88.2923000
Altitude 216
Country United States
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#2 Decatur

The most populous city in Macon County, Illinois. It is located on the Sangamon River in central Illinois. Decatur is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Decatur Museum of Art and History and the Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site.

Population 70007
GPS Coordinates 39°50'25"N 88°57'17"W
Latitude 39.8403100
Longitude -88.9548000
Altitude 205
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between South Elgin and Decatur

The distance between South Elgin and Decatur is 323 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 35 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 South Elgin and Decatur. The current time is 21:26:54.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 40 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 00 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 00 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 20 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 51 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 40 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 30 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.78 liters (7.07 gallon) of gas to cover the route between South Elgin and Decatur.
The estimated cost of gas to go from South Elgin to Decatur is $25.52 (diesel $30.42).

Illinois gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.61 $4.11 $4.55 $4.3
Total $25.52 $29.09 $32.19 $30.42

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 July 13, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

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