Distance from Chicago, IL to Decatur, IL

Distance

183 mi

Time

3 hours 5 mins

Gas Cost

$13 - $25

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There are 156.90 miles from Chicago to Decatur in southwest direction and 183 miles (294.51 kilometers) by car, following the I-55 S route.

Chicago and Decatur are 3 hours 5 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Decatur, IL. The halfway point is Buckley, IL.

Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 2:15 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 8.46 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Decatur is $20.48.

During the route, an average car will release 165.82 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.657448 and -88.036728, or 40º 39' 26.8128" N, 88º 2' 12.2208" W. This location is 91.41 miles away from Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL and it would take approximately 1 hour 32 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Buckley, IL, situated 100.75 miles from Chicago, IL and 84.38 miles from Decatur, IL. It would take 1 hour 45 mins to go from Chicago to Buckley and 1 hour 35 mins to go from Decatur to Buckley.



Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Chicago and Decatur

Chicago

Light rain on Sunday through Tuesday.

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Clear day Clear day Clear day Clear day Rain
26° 16° 21° 10° 33° 11° 41° 24° 45° 29°
4% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 62% Rain probability
10 330 degrees 11 325 degrees 13 237 degrees 11 222 degrees 9 202 degrees

Decatur

Light rain on Sunday through next Wednesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day Rain
37° 21° 28° 16° 37° 12° 48° 20° 48° 28°
8% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 87% Rain probability
8 12 degrees 11 1 degrees 7 241 degrees 10 206 degrees 11 185 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and Decatur, IL in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 156.90 mi 252.50 km 136.34 nautical mi
Driving distance 183 mi 294.22 km 158.86 nautical mi

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