Distance from Denver, CO to Salt Lake City, UT

Distance

534 mi

Time

9 hours 3 mins

Gas Cost

$40 - $78

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There are 370.60 miles from Denver to Salt Lake City in west direction and 534 miles (859.39 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 and US-87 Business route.

Denver and Salt Lake City are 9 hours 3 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Denver, CO to Salt Lake City, UT. The halfway point is Creston, WY.

Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT are in the same time zone (Mountain Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:48 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 24.71 gallons of gas to cover the route between Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Denver to Salt Lake City is $64.99.

During the route, an average car will release 484.11 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT

If you want to meet halfway between Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.712979 and -107.819688, or 41º 42' 46.7244" N, 107º 49' 10.8768" W. This location is 266.86 miles away from Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT and it would take approximately 4 hours 31 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Creston, WY, situated 273.08 miles from Denver, CO and 262.03 miles from Salt Lake City, UT. It would take 4 hours 43 mins to go from Denver to Creston and 4 hours 25 mins to go from Salt Lake City to Creston.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Arvada, CO, Fort Collins, CO, Lakewood, CO, Thornton, CO, Westminster, CO and West Valley City, UT.


Best Hotels In or Near Salt Lake City, UT

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Denver, CO

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT

Denver, CO

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 72°F on Saturday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
47° 44° 58° 40° 62° 45° 59° 47° 60° 47°
82% Rain probability 48% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 33% Rain probability 57% Rain probability
4 44 degrees 3 56 degrees 3 48 degrees 4 7 degrees 2 68 degrees

Salt Lake City, UT

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 72°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
56° 39° 62° 41° 68° 43° 68° 47° 71° 49°
11% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
1 15 degrees 4 53 degrees 4 70 degrees 3 64 degrees 2 79 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Denver, CO and Salt Lake City, UT in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 370.60 mi 596.42 km 322.04 nautical mi
Driving distance 534 mi 859.39 km 464.03 nautical mi

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