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.
|Shortest distance by air||243 mi|
|Car route length||320.6 mi|
|Driving time||5 h 12 min|
|Fuel amount||10.9 gal|
|Fuel cost||26.8 USD|
|Essen||0 mi||00 min||0.0 gal|
N117 6 mi, 08 min
|Calmpthout||6 mi||08 min||0.1 gal|
N117 7 mi, 09 min
|Schoten||13 mi||17 min||0.3 gal|
E19 9 mi, 08 min
|Antwerp||21 mi||26 min||0.6 gal|
R1 5 mi, 04 min
|Wommelghem||26 mi||30 min||0.8 gal|
E34 3 mi, 03 min
|Ranst||29 mi||33 min||0.9 gal|
E313 6 mi, 05 min
|Grobbendonk||36 mi||39 min||1.1 gal|
E313 4 mi, 03 min
|Herentals||39 mi||42 min||1.3 gal|
E313 E314 58 mi, 52 min
|Heerlen||98 mi||1 h 35 min||3.3 gal|
A76 A 61 224 mi, 3 h 37 min
|Karlsruhe||321 mi||5 h 12 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 other cities located close to halfway point:
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