How far is West Des Moines from Clinton?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between West Des Moines and Clinton is 182.61 miles (293.89 km).

Flight distance from West Des Moines, IA to Clinton, IA is 182.61 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 22 minutes to travel from West Des Moines to Clinton with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from West Des Moines, Iowa to Clinton, Iowa is: 204.63 miles (329.31 km) by car.

Driving from West Des Moines to Clinton will take approximately 03 hours 15 minutes.

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#1 West Des Moines

City in Polk County, Iowa, United States

Population 69057
GPS Coordinates 41°34'38"N 93°42'41"W
Latitude 41.5772100
Longitude -93.7113300
Altitude 252
Country United States
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#2 Clinton

Clinton is a city in Clinton County, Iowa, United States, and the county seat. As of 2020, there were 24,469 people in the city. As well as DeWitt, Clinton was also named after the sixth governor of the state of New York, DeWitt Clinton.

Population 25039
GPS Coordinates 41°50'40"N 90°11'19"W
Latitude 41.8444700
Longitude -90.1887400
Altitude 179
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between West Des Moines and Clinton

The distance between West Des Moines and Clinton is 329 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 39 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 Des Moines and Clinton. The current time is 12:45:25.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 49 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 06 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 05 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 24 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 55 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 43 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 27.33 liters (7.22 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Des Moines and Clinton.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Des Moines to Clinton is $24.41 (diesel $26.86).

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 01, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between West Des Moines and Clinton (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 Ames, IA to West Des Moines 41.2 miles (66 km)

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Driving distance from Ankeny, IA to West Des Moines 19.2 miles (31 km)

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Driving distance from Cedar Falls, IA to West Des Moines 131.49 miles (212 km)

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Driving distance from Davenport, IA to West Des Moines 174.38 miles (281 km)

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Driving distance from Dubuque, IA to West Des Moines 207.35 miles (334 km)

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Driving distance from Indiana, IA to West Des Moines 51.52 miles (83 km)

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Driving distance from Iowa City, IA to West Des Moines 120.07 miles (193 km)

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Driving distance from Marion, IA to West Des Moines 128.58 miles (207 km)

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