Distance from Melrose, CT to Ames, IA

Distance

1,844 mi

Time

1 day 1 hour

Gas Cost

$103 - $201

There are 1,552.23 miles from Melrose to Ames in northeast direction and 1,844 miles (2,967.63 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Melrose and Ames are 1 day 1 hour far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Melrose, CT to Ames, IA. The halfway point is Point of Rocks, WY.

Please note the time difference between Melrose, CT and Ames, IA is 2 hours. The current time in Melrose is 7:26 am and the current time in Ames is 9:26 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 74.07 gallons of gas to cover the route between Melrose, CT and Ames, IA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Melrose to Ames is $145.18.

During the route, an average car will release 1,451.19 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 Melrose, CT and Ames, IA

If you want to meet halfway between Melrose, CT and Ames, IA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.663328 and -108.589805, or 41º 39' 47.9808" N, 108º 35' 23.298" W. This location is 922.18 miles away from Melrose, CT and Ames, IA and it would take approximately 12 hours 52 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Point of Rocks, WY, situated 953 miles from Melrose, CT and 892 miles from Ames, IA. It would take 13 hours 21 mins to go from Melrose to Point of Rocks and 12 hours 27 mins to go from Ames to Point of Rocks.



Weather in Melrose and Ames

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Melrose, CT and Ames, IA:

Melrose

Light rain tomorrow.

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11 207 degrees 10 193 degrees 6 269 degrees 8 258 degrees 7 256 degrees

Ames

No precipitation throughout the week.

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10 334 degrees 5 338 degrees 8 133 degrees 14 179 degrees 12 214 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Melrose, CT

Planning on renting a car to go from Melrose, CT to Ames, IA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Melrose, CT:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Melrose, CT and Ames, IA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,552.23 mi 2,498.07 km 1,348.85 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,844 mi 2,968.19 km 1,602.70 nautical mi

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