How far is Spirit Lake from Iowa City?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Spirit Lake and Iowa City is 218.76 miles (352.07 km).

Flight distance from Spirit Lake, IA to Iowa City, IA is 218.76 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 34 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from Spirit Lake to Iowa City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Spirit Lake, Iowa to Iowa City, Iowa is: 286.41 miles (460.93 km) by car.

Driving from Spirit Lake to Iowa City will take approximately 04 hours 43 minutes.

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#1 Spirit Lake

City in Dickinson County, Iowa, United States

Population 5251
GPS Coordinates 43°25'20"N 95°6'8"W
Latitude 43.4221800
Longitude -95.1022200
Altitude 449
Country United States
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#2 Iowa City

City in Johnson County, Iowa

Population 75130
GPS Coordinates 41°39'40"N 91°31'49"W
Latitude 41.6611300
Longitude -91.5301700
Altitude 204
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Spirit Lake and Iowa City

The distance between Spirit Lake and Iowa City is 461 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 07 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 Iowa City. The current time is 04:29:37.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 32 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 09 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 43 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 46 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 05 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 49 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 34 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.26 liters (10.11 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Spirit Lake and Iowa City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Spirit Lake to Iowa City is $33.02 (diesel $36.24).

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 $3.267 (Diesel $3.586) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 16, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Spirit Lake and Iowa City (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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