Distance from Neligh, NE to Ames, NE


118 mi


2 hours 31 mins

Gas Cost

$9 - $17

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There are 86.17 miles from Neligh to Ames in southeast direction and 118 miles (189.90 kilometers) by car, following the US-81 route.

Neligh and Ames are 2 hours 31 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Neligh, NE to Ames, NE. The halfway point is Humphrey, NE.

Neligh, NE and Ames, NE are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:08 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 5.46 gallons of gas to cover the route between Neligh, NE and Ames, NE.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Neligh to Ames is $13.98.

During the route, an average car will release 106.97 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

Halfway Point Between Neligh, NE and Ames, NE

If you want to meet halfway between Neligh, NE and Ames, NE or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.652248 and -97.465233, or 41º 39' 8.0928" N, 97º 27' 54.8388" W. This location is 58.97 miles away from Neligh, NE and Ames, NE and it would take approximately 1 hour 15 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Humphrey, NE, situated 58.84 miles from Neligh, NE and 60.97 miles from Ames, NE. It would take 1 hour 16 mins to go from Neligh to Humphrey and 1 hour 18 mins to go from Ames to Humphrey.

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Neligh, NE

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Weather in Neligh and Ames


Mixed precipitation today through Saturday, with temperatures rising to 70°F on Friday.

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Snow Snow Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
40° 31° 44° 29° 53° 27° 61° 31° 70° 44°
51% Rain probability 43% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 31% Rain probability
11 9 degrees 7 334 degrees 5 159 degrees 11 142 degrees 10 141 degrees


Rain today and Saturday, with temperatures rising to 65°F on Friday.

Mar 19
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Partly cloudy day Fog Fog Partly cloudy day Rain
49° 35° 46° 35° 57° 31° 64° 33° 65° 46°
89% Rain probability 45% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 32% Rain probability
11 21 degrees 7 341 degrees 4 154 degrees 10 126 degrees 12 128 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Neligh, NE and Ames, NE in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 86.17 mi 138.68 km 74.88 nautical mi
Driving distance 118 mi 189.90 km 102.54 nautical mi

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