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Elevation from Kansas City (Kansas) to Des Moines

Elevation (ft)7008009001,0001,1001,200
Grade %-4-3-2-101234
Max elevation: 1170 ft / 357 m
Min elevation: 728 ft / 222 m
Elevation change: 442 ft / 135 m
Max grade: 3.3%
Min grade: -3.7%
Steepness score: 18 + 372 + 3806 + 6 = 4203
Distance: 194.89 mi / 313.64 km
Travel Time: 2 hours 55 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
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. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Kansas City (Kansas) to Des Moines. You can also view a 3-D map of Kansas City (Kansas) elevation or Des Moines elevation.

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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 Kansas City (Kansas) and Des Moines.

I-297 mi / 11 km
I-35178 mi / 286 km
I-2358 mi / 13 km