Distance from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN

Distance

244 mi

Time

3 hours 35 mins

Gas Cost

$17 - $32

There are 234.25 miles from Des Moines to Minneapolis in north direction and 243.54 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN route.

Des Moines and Minneapolis are 3 hours 35 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN.

Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 1:11 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.28 gallons of gas to cover the route between Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Minneapolis is 27.06.

During the route, an average car will release 220.90 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN

Des Moines, IA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 70°F on Tuesday.

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May 30
Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
76° 57° 76° 56° 78° 58° 74° 54° 70° 52°
75% 53% 19% 4% 0%
3 63 degrees 2 23 degrees 9 298 degrees 9 284 degrees 7 308 degrees

Minneapolis, MN

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 74°F on Sunday.

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May 26
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May 27
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May 28
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May 30
Rain Rain Rain Rain Wind
74° 58° 72° 55° 74° 57° 65° 54° 68° 50°
64% 43% 45% 54% 30%
5 189 degrees 4 280 degrees 9 272 degrees 12 297 degrees 12 298 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Des Moines, IA and Minneapolis, MN in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 234.25 mi 376.99 km 203.56 nautical mi
Driving distance 243.54 mi 391.94 km 211.63 nautical mi

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