How far is St. Louis from Independence?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between St. Louis and Independence is 229.15 miles (368.78 km).

Flight distance from St. Louis, MO to Independence, MO is 229.15 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 28 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 26 minutes to travel from St. Louis to Independence with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from St. Louis, Missouri to Independence, Missouri is: 240.03 miles (386.29 km) by car.

Driving from St. Louis to Independence will take approximately 03 hours 45 minutes.

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#1 St. Louis

City in Missouri, United States

Population 315685
GPS Coordinates 38°37'38"N 90°11'52"W
Latitude 38.6272700
Longitude -90.1978900
Altitude 142
Country United States
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#2 Independence

County seat of Jackson County, Missouri, United States

Population 116774
GPS Coordinates 39°5'28"N 94°24'56"W
Latitude 39.0911200
Longitude -94.4155100
Altitude 315
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between St. Louis and Independence

The distance between St. Louis and Independence is 386 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 17 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 St. Louis and Independence. The current time is 13:06:04.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 07 hours 59 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 00 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 48 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 00 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 25 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 12 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 59 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 32.06 liters (8.47 gallon) of gas to cover the route between St. Louis and Independence.
The estimated cost of gas to go from St. Louis to Independence is $28.63 (diesel $31.51).

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 $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between St. Louis and Independence (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from East Independence, MO to St. Louis 239.88 miles (386 km)

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