Shortest distance between West Des Moines and Iowa City is 112.81 miles (181.55 km).
Flight distance from West Des Moines, IA to Iowa City, IA is 112.81 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 14 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 13 minutes to travel from West Des Moines to Iowa City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from West Des Moines, Iowa to Iowa City, Iowa is: 120.07 miles (193.23 km) by car.
Driving from West Des Moines to Iowa City will take approximately 01 hours 53 minutes.
The distance between West Des Moines and Iowa City is 193 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 08 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 Iowa City. The current time is 04:09:44.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||04 hours 00 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||03 hours 00 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||02 hours 24 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||02 hours 00 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||01 hours 42 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||01 hours 36 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||01 hours 29 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 16.04 liters (4.24 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Des Moines and Iowa City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Des Moines to Iowa City is $17.38 (diesel $20.54).
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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 26, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between West Des Moines and Iowa City (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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