How far is St. Louis from Joplin?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between St. Louis and Joplin is 258.4 miles (415.85 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 258.4 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 34 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from St. Louis to Joplin with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from St. Louis, Missouri to Joplin, Missouri is: 284.9 miles (458.5 km) by car.

Driving from St. Louis to Joplin will take approximately 04 hours 19 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 Joplin

City in southern Jasper County and northern Newton County, Missouri, USA

Population 50925
GPS Coordinates 37°5'3"N 94°30'48"W
Latitude 37.0842300
Longitude -94.5132800
Altitude 306
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between St. Louis and Joplin

The distance between St. Louis and Joplin is 459 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 05 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 Joplin. The current time is 19:24:56.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 29 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 07 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 41 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 44 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 47 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.06 liters (10.05 gallon) of gas to cover the route between St. Louis and Joplin.
The estimated cost of gas to go from St. Louis to Joplin is $29.77 (diesel $32.03).

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 $2.961 (Diesel $3.186) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 12, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between St. Louis and Joplin (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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