Distance from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Thornton, Colorado


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The distance from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Thornton, Colorado is 73.3 miles by the driving route, 73.3 miles by the biking route, and 73.3 miles by the walking route. The straight line distance between Colorado Springs and Thornton is 73.3 miles (airplane route). The distances via different routes and the durations needed to travel from Colorado Springs to Thornton are summarized in Table 1. The estimated gasoline cost of driving from Colorado Springs to Thornton is summarized in Table 2.

Table 1. Travel Distance & Duration from Colorado Springs, CO to Thornton, CO

Travel RouteDistance (mi) Distance (km)Travel Time
driving Driving 73.3 mi 118.0 km
biking Bicycling 73.3 mi 118.0 km
walking Walking 73.3 mi 118.0 km
flying Airplane 73.3 mi 118.0 km 8.8 minutes
Note: Distances of driving, bicycling, and walking routes and travel durations are calculated using Google Maps services API. Airplane distance and travel time are calculated using straight line and flying speed of 500 miles per hour [reference].

Table 2. Gasoline Cost of Traveling from Colorado Springs to Thornton by Car

Fuel Economy Distance (driving) Fuel Cost
20 mpg73.3 miles$7.33
25 mpg73.3 miles$5.87
30 mpg73.3 miles$4.89
35 mpg73.3 miles$4.19
40 mpg73.3 miles$3.67
50 mpg73.3 miles$2.93
Note: Gasoline price used in the calculation is $2.00 per gallon.

Table 3. Distance from Colorado Springs, CO to Nearby Cities

From Colorado Springs, CO to Security-Widefield, CO 8.4 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Fort Carson, CO 8.9 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Air Force Academy, CO 10.4 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Fountain, CO 12.0 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Cascade-Chipita Park, CO 13.9 miles

Table 4. Distance from Colorado Springs, CO to Cities Near Thornton, CO

From Colorado Springs, CO to Thornton, CO 73.3 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Broomfield, CO 76.6 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Westminster, CO 72.0 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Commerce City, CO 70.2 miles
From Colorado Springs, CO to Brighton, CO 75.9 miles

Also see Distance from Colorado Springs to other countries; Distance from Colorado Springs to other world cities; Distance from Colorado Springs to nearby airports.