Distance between Fruita CO and Aurora NE
The distance from Fruita to Aurora is 1,078 kilometers by road including 985 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 13 hours and 43 minutes and goes through Vail, Denver, North Platte, Clifton, Palisade, Parachute and Rifle.
Shortest distance by air  932 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,078 km 🚗 
Driving time  13 h 43 min 
Fuel amount  86.2 L 
Fuel cost  149.2 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Fruita  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
I 70 29 km, 17 min


Clifton  29 km  17 min  1.7 L  
I 70 10 km, 06 min


Palisade  39 km  23 min  2.9 L  
I 70 50 km, 29 min


Parachute  89 km  53 min  7.0 L  
I 70 26 km, 13 min


Rifle  114 km  1 h 07 min  8.8 L  
I 70 20 km, 10 min


New Castle  134 km  1 h 18 min  10.0 L  
I 70 119 km, 1 h 50 min


Vail  253 km  3 h 08 min  20.0 L  
I 70 152 km, 1 h 52 min


Denver  405 km  5 h 01 min  32.4 L  
I 76 406 km, 5 h 06 min


North Platte  812 km  10 h 08 min  63.4 L  
I 80 266 km, 3 h 35 min


Aurora  1,078 km  13 h 43 min  85.7 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Fruita to Aurora?
Fuel cost: 149.2 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,078 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 Fruita to Aurora?
Driving time: 13 h 43 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 703 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 6 h 23 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
 50 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 37 min
 87 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 4 h 21 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Fruita to Aurora by land?
The distance between Fruita and Aurora is 1,078 km by road including 985 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Fruita and Aurora respectively.
How far is Fruita to Aurora by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Fruita and Aurora is 932 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 Fruita and Aurora respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Fruita from Aurora by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 9 min to cover the distance of 932 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 14 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 Fruita to Aurora?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 53 min to cover the distance of 932 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 26 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 Fruita and Aurora?
The halfway point between Fruita and Aurora is Fort Morgan. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Fort Morgan to Fruita is 534 km and driving will take about 6 h 35 min. The road between Fort Morgan and Aurora has length 544 km and will take approximately 7 h 7 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Fruita in relation to Aurora?
Fruita is located 932 km west of Aurora.
Fruita has geographic coordinates: latitude 39.15887, longitude 108.72899.
Aurora has geographic coordinates: latitude 40.86689, longitude 98.00451.
Which highway goes from Fruita to Aurora?
The route from Fruita 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