Distance from Rocky Mount, NC to Asheville, NC

Distance

300 mi

Time

5 hours 50 mins

Gas Cost

$22 - $43

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There are 267.94 miles from Rocky Mount to Asheville in west direction and 300 miles (482.80 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Rocky Mount and Asheville are 5 hours 50 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Rocky Mount, NC to Asheville, NC. The halfway point is Kernersville, NC.

Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 11:08 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.91 gallons of gas to cover the route between Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Rocky Mount to Asheville is $35.61.

During the route, an average car will release 272.55 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC

If you want to meet halfway between Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 36.073872 and -80.128197, or 36º 4' 25.9392" N, 80º 7' 41.5092" W. This location is 150.24 miles away from Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC and it would take approximately 2 hours 55 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Kernersville, NC, situated 147.39 miles from Rocky Mount, NC and 155.12 miles from Asheville, NC. It would take 2 hours 53 mins to go from Rocky Mount to Kernersville and 3 hours 3 mins to go from Asheville to Kernersville.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC is Greensboro, NC, situated 130.77 miles from Rocky Mount, NC and 170.57 miles from Asheville, NC. It would take 2 hours 35 mins to go from Rocky Mount to and 3 hours 21 mins to go from Asheville to Greensboro.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Durham, NC, and Winston-Salem, NC.

Best Hotels In or Near Asheville, NC

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Rocky Mount, NC

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Rocky Mount and Asheville

Rocky Mount

Light rain on Wednesday, with temperatures bottoming out at 49°F on Thursday.

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37% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 23% Rain probability 70% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
9 291 degrees 4 284 degrees 4 176 degrees 9 11 degrees 9 25 degrees

Asheville

Rain today, with temperatures peaking at 63°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
55° 36° 55° 26° 54° 33° 55° 39° 55° 33°
91% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 33% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
12 320 degrees 2 295 degrees 4 183 degrees 5 333 degrees 2 80 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Rocky Mount, NC and Asheville, NC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 267.94 mi 431.21 km 232.83 nautical mi
Driving distance 300 mi 482.80 km 260.69 nautical mi

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