Shortest distance between Spirit Lake and Ames is 121.86 miles (196.11 km).
Flight distance from Spirit Lake, IA to Ames, IA is 121.86 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 20 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 18 minutes to travel from Spirit Lake to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Spirit Lake, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 167.41 miles (269.42 km) by car.
Driving from Spirit Lake to Ames will take approximately 02 hours 57 minutes.
The distance between Spirit Lake and Ames is 269 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 59 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 Spirit Lake and Ames. The current time is 15:13:15.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||05 hours 34 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 11 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 20 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||02 hours 47 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 23 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 13 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 05 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 22.36 liters (5.91 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Spirit Lake and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Spirit Lake to Ames is $19.62 (diesel $21.69).
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 $3.322 (Diesel $3.671) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 21, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Spirit Lake and Ames (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.