How far is West Burlington from Des Moines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between West Burlington and Des Moines is 138.27 miles (222.53 km).

Flight distance from West Burlington, IA to Des Moines, IA is 138.27 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from West Burlington to Des Moines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from West Burlington, Iowa to Des Moines, Iowa is: 162.84 miles (262.07 km) by car.

Driving from West Burlington to Des Moines will take approximately 02 hours 39 minutes.

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#1 West Burlington

City in Iowa

Population 2875
GPS Coordinates 40°49'30"N 91°9'24"W
Latitude 40.8250400
Longitude -91.1565400
Altitude 212
Country United States
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#2 Des Moines

City in and county seat of Polk County, Iowa, United States, and Iowa federated state capital city

Population 212312
GPS Coordinates 41°36'2"N 93°36'33"W
Latitude 41.6005400
Longitude -93.6091100
Altitude 266
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between West Burlington and Des Moines

The distance between West Burlington and Des Moines is 262 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 54 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 West Burlington and Des Moines. The current time is 22:22:24.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 25 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 15 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 42 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.75 liters (5.75 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Burlington and Des Moines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Burlington to Des Moines is $19.2 (diesel $21.11).

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 $3.341 (Diesel $3.674) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 07, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between West Burlington and Des Moines (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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