Distance between Bear Lake BC and Williams Lake BC

The distance from Bear Lake to Williams Lake is 314 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 44 minutes and goes through Prince George, Quesnel, Summit Lake, Salmon Valley, Hixon, Strathnaver and Macalister.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Bear Lake 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 41 km, 29 min
Salmon Valley 41 km 0:29 29 min 1.8 L
97 31 km, 24 min
Prince George 72 km 0:53 53 min 4.8 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Hixon 136 km 1:39 1 h 39 min 8.8 L
97 61 km, 42 min
Quesnel 196 km 2:21 2 h 21 min 15.2 L
97 40 km, 28 min
Macalister 237 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 16.3 L
97 46 km, 30 min
Soda Creek 282 km 3:20 3 h 20 min 21.8 L
97 32 km, 23 min
Williams Lake 315 km 3:43 3 h 43 min 24.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Bear Lake to Williams Lake?

Fuel cost: 47.5 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 314 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 Williams Lake?

Driving time: 3 h 44 min

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

  • 219 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 26 min
  • 69 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 51 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 14 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

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

How far is Bear Lake to Williams Lake by land?

The distance between Bear Lake and Williams Lake is 314 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 Williams Lake respectively.

How far is Bear Lake to Williams Lake by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bear Lake and Williams Lake is 266 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 Williams Lake respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Bear Lake from Williams Lake by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 19 min to cover the distance of 266 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 12 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 Williams Lake?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 6 min to cover the distance of 266 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 16 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 Williams Lake?

The halfway point between Bear Lake and Williams Lake is Hixon. It is located about 21 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Hixon to Bear Lake is 136 km and driving will take about 1 h 39 min. The road between Hixon and Williams Lake has length 178 km and will take approximately 2 h 5 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Quesnel is in 196 km from Bear Lake and 118 km from Williams Lake

Where is Bear Lake in relation to Williams Lake?

Bear Lake is located 266 km north of Williams Lake.

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

Williams Lake has geographic coordinates: latitude 52.13012, longitude -122.1405.

Which highway goes from Bear Lake to Williams Lake?

The route from Bear Lake to Williams Lake follows 97.

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