Distance from Huntsville, AL to Amherst, TX


1,044 mi


16 hours 29 mins

Gas Cost

$78 - $151

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There are 903.16 miles from Huntsville to Amherst in west direction and 1,044 miles (1,680.16 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Huntsville and Amherst are 16 hours 29 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Huntsville, AL to Amherst, TX. The halfway point is Sallisaw, OK.

Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 9:15 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 48.31 gallons of gas to cover the route between Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Huntsville to Amherst is $125.61.

During the route, an average car will release 946.52 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX

If you want to meet halfway between Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.447865 and -94.812279, or 35º 26' 52.314" N, 94º 48' 44.2044" W. This location is 521.76 miles away from Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX and it would take approximately 8 hours 14 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Sallisaw, OK, situated 521.58 miles from Huntsville, AL and 523.27 miles from Amherst, TX. It would take 8 hours 5 mins to go from Huntsville to Sallisaw and 8 hours 25 mins to go from Amherst to Sallisaw.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Amarillo, TX,Memphis, TN,Little Rock, AR, and Oklahoma City, OK.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Huntsville, AL

Planning on renting a car to go from Huntsville, AL to Amherst, TX? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Huntsville, AL:


Small cars

From $14


Intermediate cars

From $18


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From $24



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Weather in Huntsville and Amherst


Light rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 81°F on Sunday.

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88° 71° 86° 71° 81° 72° 82° 71° 87° 71°
49% Rain probability 63% Rain probability 89% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 74% Rain probability
3 292 degrees 4 42 degrees 6 128 degrees 7 146 degrees 5 220 degrees


Possible light rain throughout the week, with high temperatures peaking at 99°F on Monday.

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Rain Rain Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
91° 65° 92° 65° 98° 66° 99° 65° 85° 66°
51% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 15% Rain probability
10 179 degrees 9 168 degrees 8 199 degrees 9 47 degrees 12 86 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 903.16 mi 1,453.49 km 784.82 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,044 mi 1,679.39 km 906.80 nautical mi

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