Distance between Bowden AB and Helena MT
The distance from Bowden to Helena is 744 kilometers by road including 458 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Airdrie, Lethbridge, Crossfield, McKenzie Towne, Seton, Heritage Pointe and High River.
Shortest distance by air  611 km ✈️ 
Car route length  744 km 🚗 
Driving time  8 h 4 min 
Fuel amount  59.5 L 
Fuel cost  109.5 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Bowden  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
2 58 km, 36 min


Crossfield  58 km  36 min  4.3 L  
2 14 km, 07 min


Airdrie  72 km  44 min  5.0 L  
2 48 km, 27 min


McKenzie Towne  120 km  1 h 11 min  9.4 L  
2 5 km, 02 min


Seton  124 km  1 h 14 min  9.7 L  
2 6 km, 03 min


Heritage Pointe  130 km  1 h 17 min  10.2 L  
2 31 km, 17 min


High River  161 km  1 h 35 min  12.5 L  
2 28 km, 18 min


Nanton  189 km  1 h 54 min  15.0 L  
2 117 km, 1 h 21 min


Lethbridge  306 km  3 h 15 min  24.2 L  
3 I 15 438 km, 4 h 48 min


Helena  744 km  8 h 03 min  59.1 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Bowden to Helena?
Fuel cost: 109.5 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 744 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.84 CAD / L)
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How long is a car ride from Bowden to Helena?
Driving time: 8 h 4 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 125 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 8 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 1 min
 201 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 2 h
 267 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 58 min
 135 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 41 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 48 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Bowden to Helena by land?
The distance between Bowden and Helena is 744 km by road including 458 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bowden and Helena respectively.
How far is Bowden to Helena by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bowden and Helena is 611 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Bowden and Helena respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Bowden from Helena by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 45 min to cover the distance of 611 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 46 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 Bowden to Helena?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 32 min to cover the distance of 611 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 54 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 Bowden and Helena?
The halfway point between Bowden and Helena is Milk River. It is located about 13 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Milk River to Bowden is 385 km and driving will take about 4 h 8 min. The road between Milk River and Helena has length 359 km and will take approximately 3 h 55 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Bowden in relation to Helena?
Bowden is located 611 km northwest of Helena.
Bowden has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.93166, longitude 114.03305.
Helena has geographic coordinates: latitude 46.59271, longitude 112.03611. Click here to see Helena on map.
Which highway goes from Bowden to Helena?
The route from Bowden to Helena follows I 15, 2.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 4: 100 km
 US 287: 56 km
 519: 32 km
 3: 20 km
 US 89: 18 km
 MT 200: 18 km
 23: 8 km
 5: 3 km
 501: 3 km
 3A: 3 km
 I 15 Business: 2 km
 533: 1 km
 2A: 1 km