Distance between Bear Lake BC and Fort St. John BC

The distance from Bear Lake to Fort St. John is 363 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 15 minutes and goes through Chetwynd, East Pine, Pine Valley and Taylor.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Bear Lake 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 41 km, 30 min
McLeod Lake 41 km 0:30 30 min 0.8 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
Chetwynd 226 km 2:37 2 h 37 min 17.7 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 265 km 3:04 3 h 04 min 18.8 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 328 km 3:50 3 h 50 min 25.9 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 346 km 4:02 4 h 02 min 27.3 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Fort St. John 363 km 4:15 4 h 15 min 28.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Bear Lake to Fort St. John?

Fuel cost: 54.9 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 363 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Bear Lake to Fort St. John?

Driving time: 4 h 15 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 216 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 24 min
  • 141 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 45 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Bear Lake to Fort St. John by land?

The distance between Bear Lake and Fort St. John is 363 km by road.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bear Lake and Fort St. John respectively.

How far is Bear Lake to Fort St. John by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bear Lake and Fort St. John is 227 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Bear Lake and Fort St. John respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Bear Lake from Fort St. John by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 17 min to cover the distance of 227 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 1 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Bear Lake to Fort St. John?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 56 min to cover the distance of 227 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 4 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Bear Lake and Fort St. John?

The halfway point between Bear Lake and Fort St. John is Chetwynd. It is located about 44 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Chetwynd to Bear Lake is 226 km and driving will take about 2 h 37 min. The road between Chetwynd and Fort St. John has length 137 km and will take approximately 1 h 38 min.

Where is Bear Lake in relation to Fort St. John?

Bear Lake is located 227 km south-west of Fort St. John.

Bear Lake has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.49543, longitude -122.68011.

Fort St. John has geographic coordinates: latitude 56.25098, longitude -120.83588.

Which highway goes from Bear Lake to Fort St. John?

The route from Bear Lake to Fort St. John follows 97.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 29: 3 km
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