NOTE: You can get a more accurate calculation using state borders for the midpoint halfway between Virginia and Utah.
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The best city between Virginia and Utah to meet is Kansas City, Missouri which is about 26 miles from the exact midpoint.
The town that marks the exact halfway point is actually Reno, Kansas.
The closest zip code to the midpoint is 66052.
The exact latitude and longitude coordinates are 39° 3' 19" N and 95° 3' 43" W.
The total driving distance from Virginia to Utah is 2,143 miles or 3 449 kilometers.
Each person would then have to drive about 1,072 miles to meet in the middle.
It will take about 16 hours and 18 minutes for each driver to arrive at the meeting point.
Since this is a long drive, you might want to split up your road trip into multiple days. You can search for the best stopping points from Virginia to Utah to plan out your trip.
For a flight, the straight line geographic midpoint coordinates are 40° 10' 15" N and 94° 44' 34" W.
The city at the geographic halfway point from Virginia to Utah is Guilford, Missouri.
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