How far is Waterloo from Ames?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Waterloo and Ames is 72.56 miles (116.77 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 72.56 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 12 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Waterloo to Ames with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Waterloo, Iowa to Ames, Iowa is: 100.91 miles (162.4 km) by car.

Driving from Waterloo to Ames will take approximately 01 hours 34 minutes.

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#1 Waterloo

City in Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States

Population 67328
GPS Coordinates 42°29'34"N 92°20'35"W
Latitude 42.4927600
Longitude -92.3429600
Altitude 261
Country United States
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#2 Ames

City in Iowa, United States

Population 66258
GPS Coordinates 42°2'5"N 93°37'12"W
Latitude 42.0347100
Longitude -93.6199400
Altitude 287
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Waterloo and Ames

The distance between Waterloo and Ames is 162 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 48 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 Waterloo and Ames. The current time is 00:01:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 21 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 31 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 40 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 26 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 20 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 13.48 liters (3.56 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Waterloo and Ames.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Waterloo to Ames is $10.81 (diesel $11.66).

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 $3.035 (Diesel $3.274) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 13, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Waterloo and Ames (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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