Elevation from Columbus to Indianapolis via Amarillo

Elevation (ft)08001,6002,4003,2004,000
Grade %-1.0-
Max elevation: 3664 ft / 1117 m
Min elevation: 405 ft / 123 m
Elevation change: 3259 ft / 993 m
Max grade: 0.7%
Min grade: -0.7%
Steepness score: 22 + 68 + 538 + 70 = 698
Distance: 2175.52 mi / 3501.16 km
Travel Time: 31 hours 51 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
This alternate route appears to be flatter than the direct route from Columbus to Indianapolis. The "steepness" score is 698 which is lower than the score of 2832 for the direct route. A lower score means the route is likely to be flatter, but you should also check with other travelers to find out if the roads might be more difficult. If we break down the score into components, the first part is the average elevation score, which is 22 vs 18 for the direct route. The second part is the maximum grade or slope score, which is 68 compared to 358. The third part measures the average grade. This route has a grading score of 538 vs 2450. Finally, the last part factors in the extra driving distance, which has a score of 70 vs 6. All of these components make up the total score that we use to determine which route has greater steepness and elevation change to give you an idea of waypoints that might lead to the flattest route.
Make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. For alternate routes, check the main Columbus to Indianapolis elevation profile. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Columbus to Indianapolis. You can also view a 3-D map of Columbus elevation or Indianapolis elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Columbus and Indianapolis.

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