Distance between Clifton CO and Aurora NE
The distance from Clifton to Aurora is 1,051 kilometers by road including 958 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 13 hours and 27 minutes and goes through Vail, Denver, North Platte, Palisade, Parachute, Rifle and New Castle.
Shortest distance by air  911 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,051 km 🚗 
Driving time  13 h 27 min 
Fuel amount  84.1 L 
Fuel cost  145.5 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Clifton  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
I 70 Business 8 km, 05 min


Palisade  8 km  05 min  0.2 L  
I 70 54 km, 31 min


Parachute  62 km  37 min  4.8 L  
I 70 26 km, 13 min


Rifle  87 km  51 min  6.7 L  
I 70 20 km, 10 min


New Castle  107 km  1 h 02 min  7.8 L  
I 70 20 km, 13 min


Glenwood Springs  127 km  1 h 15 min  9.8 L  
I 70 99 km, 1 h 37 min


Vail  226 km  2 h 53 min  17.8 L  
I 70 152 km, 1 h 52 min


Denver  378 km  4 h 45 min  30.3 L  
I 76 406 km, 5 h 06 min


North Platte  785 km  9 h 52 min  61.2 L  
I 80 266 km, 3 h 35 min


Aurora  1,051 km  13 h 27 min  83.5 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Clifton to Aurora?
Fuel cost: 145.5 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,051 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Clifton to Aurora?
Driving time: 13 h 27 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 676 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 6 h 8 min
 146 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 1 h 23 min
 59 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 35 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 97 km/h = 11 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 2 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 min
 51 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 38 min
 87 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 4 h 19 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Clifton to Aurora by land?
The distance between Clifton and Aurora is 1,051 km by road including 958 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Clifton and Aurora respectively.
How far is Clifton to Aurora by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Clifton and Aurora is 911 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Clifton and Aurora respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Clifton from Aurora by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 8 min to cover the distance of 911 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 8 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
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 Clifton to Aurora?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 47 min to cover the distance of 911 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 20 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
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 Clifton and Aurora?
The halfway point between Clifton and Aurora is Brush. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Brush to Clifton is 520 km and driving will take about 6 h 35 min. The road between Brush and Aurora has length 531 km and will take approximately 6 h 52 min.
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Where is Clifton in relation to Aurora?
Clifton is located 911 km west of Aurora.
Clifton has geographic coordinates: latitude 39.09193, longitude 108.44898.
Aurora has geographic coordinates: latitude 40.86689, longitude 98.00451.
Which highway goes from Clifton to Aurora?
The route from Clifton to Aurora follows I 70, I 80, US 6, I 76.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 CO 52: 21 km
 US 40: 21 km
 US 34: 14 km
 NE 14: 5 km
 CO 9: 4 km
 US 85: 2 km