How many miles is 12 hours driving?
If you plan to drive 12 hours, expect to cover about 600 miles. Planning to do all the driving on one day of your trip does allow you to spend more time at your destination, but you may end up exhausted when you arrive. A better plan is to divide your trip over two days or two drivers.
Can you drive 1000 miles in a day?
Although it’s possible, you cannot drive 1000 miles in a day safely with a single driver. This would involve approximately 16 hours of driving before accounting for traffic and rest stops. Assuming a total travel time of 20 hours, you would need to depart in the early hours and share the driving.
How many miles can a trucker go in a day?
If a truck driver adheres to federal and laws (dependent on state and interstate), they will average about 55 to 60 miles per hour; this means that most truck drivers average around 605 to 650 miles per working day—although mileage varies depending on the route, traffic, and weather conditions.