Distance between Essen and Karlsruhe

The distance from Essen to Karlsruhe is 321 miles by road including 306 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 12 minutes and goes through Antwerp, Heerlen, Calmpthout, Kapellen, Brasschaat, Schoten and Wommelghem.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Essen 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
N117 6 mi, 08 min
Calmpthout 6 mi 0:08 08 min 0.1 gal
N117 7 mi, 09 min
Schoten 13 mi 0:17 17 min 0.3 gal
E19 9 mi, 08 min
Antwerp 21 mi 0:26 26 min 0.6 gal
R1 5 mi, 04 min
Wommelghem 26 mi 0:30 30 min 0.8 gal
E34 3 mi, 03 min
Ranst 29 mi 0:33 33 min 0.9 gal
E313 6 mi, 05 min
Grobbendonk 36 mi 0:39 39 min 1.1 gal
E313 4 mi, 03 min
Herentals 39 mi 0:42 42 min 1.3 gal
E313 E314 58 mi, 52 min
Heerlen 98 mi 1:35 1 h 35 min 3.3 gal
A76 A 61 224 mi, 3 h 37 min
Karlsruhe 321 mi 5:12 5 h 12 min 10.9 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
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Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Essen 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
N117 6 mi, 08 min
Calmpthout 6 mi 0:08 08 min 0.1 gal
N117 7 mi, 09 min
Schoten 13 mi 0:17 17 min 0.3 gal
E19 9 mi, 08 min
Antwerp 21 mi 0:26 26 min 0.6 gal
R1 5 mi, 04 min
Wommelghem 26 mi 0:30 30 min 0.8 gal
E34 3 mi, 03 min
Ranst 29 mi 0:33 33 min 0.9 gal
E313 6 mi, 05 min
Grobbendonk 36 mi 0:39 39 min 1.1 gal
E313 4 mi, 03 min
Herentals 39 mi 0:42 42 min 1.3 gal
E313 2 mi, 01 min
Olen 41 mi 0:44 44 min 1.4 gal
E313 3 mi, 02 min
Westerlo 44 mi 0:46 46 min 1.4 gal
E313 3 mi, 02 min
Geel 47 mi 0:49 49 min 1.6 gal
E313 4 mi, 03 min
Laakdal 51 mi 0:52 52 min 1.6 gal
E313 4 mi, 03 min
Tessenderlo 55 mi 0:56 56 min 1.9 gal
E313 3 mi, 02 min
Beringen 58 mi 0:59 59 min 1.9 gal
E313 2 mi, 02 min
Lummen 61 mi 1:01 1 h 01 min 2.1 gal
E313 3 mi, 02 min
Heusden-Zolder 64 mi 1:04 1 h 04 min 2.1 gal
E314 6 mi, 04 min
Houthalen-Helchteren 69 mi 1:09 1 h 09 min 2.2 gal
E314 6 mi, 04 min
Genk 75 mi 1:14 1 h 14 min 2.5 gal
E314 7 mi, 05 min
Maasmechelen 81 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 2.6 gal
E314 5 mi, 04 min
Stein 86 mi 1:24 1 h 24 min 2.9 gal
A76 4 mi, 04 min
Hegge 91 mi 1:28 1 h 28 min 3.1 gal
A76 1 mi, 00 min
Nagelbeek 92 mi 1:29 1 h 29 min 3.1 gal
A76 2 mi, 02 min
Terschuren 94 mi 1:31 1 h 31 min 3.2 gal
A76 2 mi, 01 min
Weustenrade 96 mi 1:33 1 h 33 min 3.2 gal
A76 1 mi, 01 min
Heerlen 98 mi 1:35 1 h 35 min 3.3 gal
A76 7 mi, 07 min
Richterich 104 mi 1:42 1 h 42 min 3.5 gal
A 4 17 mi, 16 min
Frohnsmühle 121 mi 1:58 1 h 58 min 4.1 gal
A 4 10 mi, 09 min
Geilrath 131 mi 2:08 2 h 08 min 4.5 gal
A 4 3 mi, 03 min
Schloss Lörsfeld 134 mi 2:11 2 h 11 min 4.6 gal
A 61 4 mi, 04 min
Gymnich 139 mi 2:16 2 h 16 min 4.7 gal
A 61 1 mi, 01 min
Dirmerzheim 140 mi 2:17 2 h 17 min 4.7 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Bliesheim 144 mi 2:21 2 h 21 min 4.9 gal
A 61 2 mi, 02 min
Weilerswist 145 mi 2:23 2 h 23 min 4.9 gal
A 61 3 mi, 03 min
Metternich 149 mi 2:26 2 h 26 min 5.0 gal
A 61 2 mi, 02 min
Neukirchen 151 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 5.1 gal
A 61 5 mi, 05 min
Rheinbach 155 mi 2:34 2 h 34 min 5.2 gal
A 61 5 mi, 05 min
Gelsdorf 161 mi 2:40 2 h 40 min 5.5 gal
A 61 1 mi, 00 min
Eckendorf 162 mi 2:41 2 h 41 min 5.5 gal
A 61 11 mi, 09 min
Waldorf 172 mi 2:50 2 h 50 min 5.8 gal
A 61 9 mi, 08 min
Mendig 181 mi 2:58 2 h 58 min 6.1 gal
A 61 2 mi, 02 min
Kruft 185 mi 3:01 3 h 01 min 6.2 gal
A 61 1 mi, 00 min
Kretz 185 mi 3:02 3 h 02 min 6.3 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Bassenheim 190 mi 3:05 3 h 05 min 6.4 gal
A 61 8 mi, 07 min
Mariaroth 198 mi 3:13 3 h 13 min 6.7 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Pfaffenheck 201 mi 3:16 3 h 16 min 6.8 gal
A 61 2 mi, 01 min
Buchholz 203 mi 3:17 3 h 17 min 6.9 gal
A 61 9 mi, 08 min
Nenzhäuser Hof 213 mi 3:26 3 h 26 min 7.2 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Wiebelsheim 216 mi 3:29 3 h 29 min 7.3 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Rheinböllen 220 mi 3:32 3 h 32 min 7.4 gal
A 61 6 mi, 06 min
Daxweiler 225 mi 3:38 3 h 38 min 7.6 gal
A 61 2 mi, 02 min
Stromberg 227 mi 3:41 3 h 41 min 7.7 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Burg Layen 231 mi 3:44 3 h 44 min 7.9 gal
A 61 4 mi, 03 min
Bingen-Dromersheim 236 mi 3:48 3 h 48 min 8.0 gal
A 61 5 mi, 04 min
Sprendlingen 240 mi 3:53 3 h 53 min 8.2 gal
A 61 2 mi, 01 min
Gau-Bickelheim 242 mi 3:55 3 h 55 min 8.2 gal
A 61 2 mi, 03 min
Armsheim 245 mi 3:58 3 h 58 min 8.3 gal
A 61 7 mi, 07 min
Dautenheim 252 mi 4:05 4 h 05 min 8.5 gal
A 61 3 mi, 02 min
Hangen-Weisheim 255 mi 4:08 4 h 08 min 8.6 gal
A 61 2 mi, 02 min
Gundersheim 258 mi 4:10 4 h 10 min 8.7 gal
A 61 29 mi, 26 min
Spitzenrheinhof 288 mi 4:37 4 h 37 min 9.8 gal
A 61 6 mi, 05 min
Hockenheim 293 mi 4:42 4 h 42 min 9.9 gal
A 61 A 6 6 mi, 05 min
Sankt Leon 298 mi 4:47 4 h 47 min 10.1 gal
A 5 11 mi, 09 min
Karlsdorf 309 mi 4:57 4 h 57 min 10.5 gal
A 5 12 mi, 14 min
Karlsruhe 321 mi 5:11 5 h 11 min 10.9 gal

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Essen to Karlsruhe?

Fuel cost: 26.8 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 320.6 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Essen to Karlsruhe?

Driving time: 5 h 12 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 187 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 2 h 44 min
  • 86 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 1 h 23 min
  • 29 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 35 min
  • 11 mi with a maximum speed 43 mph = 14 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 37 mph = 5 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 6 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 19 mph = 1 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Essen to Karlsruhe by land?

The distance between Essen and Karlsruhe is 320.6 mi by road including 306.3 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Essen and Karlsruhe respectively.

How far is Essen to Karlsruhe by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Essen and Karlsruhe is 243 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Essen and Karlsruhe respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Essen from Karlsruhe by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 29 min to cover the distance of 243 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 46 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Essen to Karlsruhe?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 37 min to cover the distance of 243 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 51 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Essen and Karlsruhe?

The halfway point between Essen and Karlsruhe is Gelsdorf. It is located about 1 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Gelsdorf to Essen is 161 mi and driving will take about 2 h 40 min. The road between Gelsdorf and Karlsruhe has length 160 mi and will take approximately 2 h 32 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Eckendorf is in 162 mi from Essen and 159 mi from Karlsruhe
  • Rheinbach is in 155 mi from Essen and 165 mi from Karlsruhe
  • Neukirchen is in 151 mi from Essen and 170 mi from Karlsruhe

Where is Essen in relation to Karlsruhe?

Essen is located 243 mi north-west of Karlsruhe.

Essen has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.4678, longitude 4.47013.

Karlsruhe has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.01407, longitude 8.40443.

Which highway goes from Essen to Karlsruhe?

The route from Essen to Karlsruhe follows A 61.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • E313: 38 mi
  • A 4: 31 mi
  • E314: 24 mi
  • A 5: 21 mi
  • A76: 16 mi
  • N117: 11 mi
  • E19: 7 mi
  • E34: 6 mi
  • A 6: 4 mi
  • A 1: 3 mi
  • R1: 3 mi
  • B 10: 1 mi
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