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2018 Fuel Facts

updated 5/21/2018 - (next update will be 6/4/2018)

National Average Unleaded Gas Prices

DateCost Per Gallon
May 21, 2018 $2.93
Month ago average $2.76
Year ago average $2.36
Source:
AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report at gasprices.aaa.com.

How That Affects a Trip

(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.)

Trip Drive Time
(approx., one-way)
Round-trip mileage Gallons of gas used Cost 2017 Cost 2018 Cost Difference
Minneapolis to
Mount Rushmore
9 hours
30 min.
1,282 64.1 $151.28 $187.81 $36.53
Des Moines to
Mount Rushmore
10 hours 1,300 65.0 $153.40 $190.45 $37.05
Milwaukee to
Mount Rushmore
13 hours 1,731 86.6 $204.38 $253.74 $49.36
Winnipeg to
Mount Rushmore
12 hours
45 min.
1,639 82.0 $193.52 $240.26 $46.74
Omaha to
Mount Rushmore
8 hours
30 min.
1,108 55.4 $130.74 $162.32 $31.58
Chicago to
Mount Rushmore
14 hours
15 min.
1,878 93.9 $221.60 $275.13 $53.53
Denver to
Mount Rushmore
7 hours 770 38.5 $90.86 $112.81 $21.95
Dallas to
Mount Rushmore
18 hours
45 min.
2,215 110.8 $261.49 $324.64 $63.15
Grand Rapids to
Mount Rushmore
17 hours 2,231 111.6 $263.38 $326.99 $63.61
Kansas City to
Mount Rushmore
11 hours 1,463 73.2 $172.75 $214.48 $41.73

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.