Distance between Drummond MT and Box Elder SD
The distance from Drummond to Box Elder is 1,085 kilometers by road including 1,078 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 10 hours and 22 minutes and goes through Butte, Billings, Sheridan, Gillette, Spearfish and Rapid City.
Shortest distance by air  836 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,085 km 🚗 
Driving time  10 h 22 min 
Fuel amount  86.8 L 
Fuel cost  164.1 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Drummond  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
I 90 50 km, 28 min


Deer Lodge  50 km  28 min  3.9 L  
I 90 55 km, 30 min


Butte  105 km  58 min  6.6 L  
I 90 121 km, 1 h 06 min


Belgrade  227 km  2 h 04 min  17.7 L  
I 90 243 km, 2 h 17 min


Billings  470 km  4 h 22 min  36.9 L  
I 90 216 km, 2 h 15 min


Sheridan  686 km  6 h 38 min  53.9 L  
I 90 160 km, 1 h 27 min


Gillette  846 km  8 h 05 min  67.1 L  
I 90 156 km, 1 h 29 min


Spearfish  1,001 km  9 h 34 min  79.2 L  
I 90 68 km, 37 min


Rapid City  1,069 km  10 h 12 min  85.3 L  
I 90 16 km, 10 min


Box Elder  1,085 km  10 h 22 min  86.2 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Drummond to Box Elder?
Fuel cost: 164.1 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,085 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Drummond to Box Elder?
Driving time: 10 h 22 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 749 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 6 h 48 min
 40 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 23 min
 210 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 2 h 5 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 1 min
 83 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Drummond to Box Elder by land?
The distance between Drummond and Box Elder is 1,085 km by road including 1,078 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Drummond and Box Elder respectively.
How far is Drummond to Box Elder by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Drummond and Box Elder is 836 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 Drummond and Box Elder respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Drummond from Box Elder by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 2 min to cover the distance of 836 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 48 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 Drummond to Box Elder?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 29 min to cover the distance of 836 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 58 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 Drummond and Box Elder?
The halfway point between Drummond and Box Elder is Hardin. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Hardin to Drummond is 538 km and driving will take about 5 h 5 min. The road between Hardin and Box Elder has length 547 km and will take approximately 5 h 17 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Drummond in relation to Box Elder?
Drummond is located 836 km west of Box Elder.
Drummond has geographic coordinates: latitude 46.66743, longitude 113.14729.
Box Elder has geographic coordinates: latitude 44.13337, longitude 103.06451.
Which highway goes from Drummond to Box Elder?
The route from Drummond to Box Elder follows I 90, US 87, US 14, US 212.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 US 191: 92 km
 SD 79: 50 km
 US 16: 40 km
 US 12: 30 km
 I 15: 12 km
 US 85: 11 km
 US 89: 11 km
 SD 34: 9 km
 US 16 Truck: 6 km
 Highway 1416: 3 km