How far is West Des Moines from Waukee?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between West Des Moines and Waukee is 9.3 miles (14.96 km).

Flight distance from West Des Moines, IA to Waukee, IA is 9.3 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 01 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from West Des Moines, Iowa to Waukee, Iowa is: 13.93 miles (22.41 km) by car.

Driving from West Des Moines to Waukee will take approximately 00 hours 19 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 Waukee

City in Dallas County, Iowa, United States of America

Population 26166
GPS Coordinates 41°36'42"N 93°53'7"W
Latitude 41.6116600
Longitude -93.8852300
Altitude 314
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between West Des Moines and Waukee

The distance between West Des Moines and Waukee is 22 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 14 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 Waukee. The current time is 01:03:30.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 27 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 20 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 16 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 13 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 11 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 11 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 10 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 1.86 liters (0.49 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Des Moines and Waukee.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Des Moines to Waukee is $1.66 (diesel $1.83).

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 Waukee (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 Clinton, IA to West Des Moines 204.63 miles (329 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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