Distance from Dubuque, IA to Ames, IA
Driving distance between Dubuque, IA and Ames, IA is 185.62 miles (or 298.72 kilometers). If you drove an average car (using about 3.6 gallons of gas per mile), the gas would cost you around $, since you would need about gallons of fuel.
Leaving from Dubuque, IA you would reach Ames, IA in about 2 hours 57 mins if you keep an average speed of miles per hour, assuming you don’t make any breaks or get stuck in traffic.
This is a map overview of the best driving route from Dubuque, IA to Ames, IA in which you can see the origin and destination points marked with A (Dubuque) and B (Ames) respectively as well as blue line along the road route you can take. You can zoom in to see more details, including road numbers and even street names both in Dubuque, IA and Ames, IA as well as every other town you may pass by on your way.
Fuel consumption if you drive from Dubuque, IA to Ames, IA
To cover the 185.62 mi that separate Ames from Dubuque you are going to need between of fuel, considering you drive an average car (30 mpg) and , if you drive an SUV or a heavy car (20 mpg). If you drive a fuel efficient car (45 mpg), your consumption will only be .
Cost of driving from Dubuque, IA to Ames, IA
Depending on the fuel efficiency level of your car, driving from Dubuque to Ames will cost you between and . An average car would make the trip for . We calculate the route cost using real time average gas prices for the US and other costs such as tolls are not included in this calculation.