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National average unleaded gas prices
Date Cost per gallon
February 23, 2015 $2.30
Month ago average $2.04
Year ago average $3.41


next update: 3.2.2015

Source: AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report at www.fuelgaugereport.com.

How that affects your trip
Trip Drive Time (approximate,
one-way)
Round-trip Mileage Gas Used (gallons) Cost 2014 Cost 2015 Cost Diff.
Minneapolis to
Mount Rushmore
9 hours
30 min.
1,282
64.1
$218.58
$147.43
- $71.15
Des Moines to
Mount Rushmore
10 hours
1,300
65.0
$221.65
$149.50
- $72.15
Milwaukee to
Mount Rushmore
13 hours
1,731
86.6
$295.31
$199.18
- $96.13
Winnipeg to
Mount Rushmore
12 hours
45 min.
1,639
82.0
$279.62
$188.60
- $91.02
Omaha to
Mount Rushmore
8 hours
30 min.
1,108
55.4
$188.91
$127.42
- $61.49
Chicago to
Mount Rushmore
14 hours
15 min.
1,878
93.9
$320.20
$215.97
- $104.23
Denver to
Mount Rushmore
7 hours
770
38.5
$131.29
$88.55
- $42.74
Dallas to
Mount Rushmore
18 hours
45 min.
2,215
110.8
$377.83
$254.84
- $122.99
Grand Rapids to
Mount Rushmore
17 hours
2,231
111.6
$380.56
$256.68
- $123.88
Kansas City to
Mount Rushmore
11 hours
1,463
73.2
$249.61
$168.36
- $81.25

Estimates are based on a vehicle with a 20-gallon gas tank that gets 20 miles to the gallon.
Calculations were made using the national averages listed above.

View gas mileage tips published by the U.S. Department of Energy.