Distance from Reading, MI to Alpena, MI


323 mi


5 hours 39 mins

Gas Cost

$27 - $52

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There are 232.19 miles from Reading to Alpena in northeast direction and 323 miles (519.82 kilometers) by car, following the I-75 N and US-23 N route.

Reading and Alpena are 5 hours 39 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Reading, MI to Alpena, MI. The halfway point is Birch Run, MI.

Reading, MI and Alpena, MI are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 5:55 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 14.94 gallons of gas to cover the route between Reading, MI and Alpena, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Reading to Alpena is $43.18.

During the route, an average car will release 292.72 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Reading, MI and Alpena, MI

If you want to meet halfway between Reading, MI and Alpena, MI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 43.253876 and -83.780357, or 43º 15' 13.9536" N, 83º 46' 49.2852" W. This location is 161.36 miles away from Reading, MI and Alpena, MI and it would take approximately 2 hours 49 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Birch Run, MI, situated 160.12 miles from Reading, MI and 164.71 miles from Alpena, MI. It would take 2 hours 34 mins to go from Reading to Birch Run and 3 hours 10 mins to go from Alpena to Birch Run.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Lansing, MI.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Reading, MI

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From $14


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Weather in Reading and Alpena


Light rain today through Sunday, with high temperatures rising to 78°F on Thursday.

May 21
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May 25
Wind Wind Rain Rain Wind
53° 41° 77° 50° 78° 60° 75° 53° 75° 65°
41% Rain probability 30% Rain probability 26% Rain probability 32% Rain probability 76% Rain probability
9 94 degrees 11 147 degrees 10 249 degrees 6 169 degrees 11 256 degrees


Light rain tomorrow through Monday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 51°F on Friday.

May 21
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May 23
May 24
May 25
Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Rain Wind
58° 40° 54° 47° 69° 49° 51° 46° 73° 49°
5% Rain probability 56% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 83% Rain probability 81% Rain probability
3 347 degrees 12 123 degrees 7 254 degrees 2 95 degrees 8 245 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Reading, MI and Alpena, MI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 232.19 mi 373.68 km 201.77 nautical mi
Driving distance 323 mi 519.36 km 280.43 nautical mi

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