How far is Wood River from Des Plaines?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Wood River and Des Plaines is 248.16 miles (399.37 km).

Flight distance from Wood River, IL to Des Plaines, IL is 248.16 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 34 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from Wood River to Des Plaines with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Wood River, Illinois to Des Plaines, Illinois is: 285.65 miles (459.72 km) by car.

Driving from Wood River to Des Plaines will take approximately 04 hours 35 minutes.

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#1 Wood River

City in Illinois, United States

Population 10002
GPS Coordinates 38°51'40"N 90°5'51"W
Latitude 38.8611600
Longitude -90.0976100
Altitude 133
Country United States
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#2 Des Plaines

City in Cook County, Illinois

Population 58179
GPS Coordinates 42°2'0"N 87°53'0"W
Latitude 42.0333600
Longitude -87.8834000
Altitude 193
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Wood River and Des Plaines

The distance between Wood River and Des Plaines is 460 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 06 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 Wood River and Des Plaines. The current time is 13:24:43.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 31 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 08 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 42 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 45 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 48 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.16 liters (10.08 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Wood River and Des Plaines.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Wood River to Des Plaines is $32.09 (diesel $34.12).

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 $3.184 (Diesel $3.385) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 27, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Wood River and Des Plaines (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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