Distance from Huntsville, AL to Amherst, TX


1,044 mi


16 hours 29 mins

Gas Cost

$66 - $128

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 3:47 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 41.91 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 $92.20.

During the route, an average car will release 821.07 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 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 522 miles from Huntsville, AL and 523 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.

Weather in Huntsville and Amherst

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Huntsville, AL and Amherst, TX:


No precipitation throughout the week.

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89° 65° 87° 66° 87° 67° 89° 67° 90° 68°
10% Rain probability 24% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 1% Rain probability
3 359 degrees 4 335 degrees 4 358 degrees 3 6 degrees 3 124 degrees


Rain today through Thursday.

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Rain Wind Rain Rain Clear day
91° 63° 98° 67° 99° 67° 91° 72° 95° 70°
77% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 41% Rain probability 17% Rain probability
7 128 degrees 11 152 degrees 9 150 degrees 11 192 degrees 13 192 degrees

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


Full-size cars

From $24



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From $40

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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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