Distance between Calgary AB and Golden BC

The distance from Calgary to Golden is 263 kilometers by road including 195 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 48 minutes and goes through Point McKay, Cougar Ridge, Springbank, Dead Man's Flats, Three Sisters Mountain Village, Canmore and Harvie Heights.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Calgary 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
7 km, 05 min
Point McKay 7 km 0:05 05 min 0.5 L
1 5 km, 05 min
Cougar Ridge 12 km 0:11 11 min 0.9 L
1 14 km, 08 min
Springbank 26 km 0:19 19 min 1.5 L
1 67 km, 36 min
Dead Man's Flats 93 km 0:56 56 min 7.0 L
1 7 km, 03 min
Three Sisters Mountain Village 100 km 0:59 59 min 7.9 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Canmore 102 km 1:01 1 h 01 min 8.1 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Harvie Heights 106 km 1:03 1 h 03 min 8.3 L
1 20 km, 13 min
Banff 127 km 1:16 1 h 16 min 9.7 L
1 137 km, 1 h 31 min
Golden 263 km 2:48 2 h 48 min 20.7 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Calgary 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
7 km, 05 min
Point McKay 7 km 0:05 05 min 0.5 L
1 5 km, 05 min
Cougar Ridge 12 km 0:11 11 min 0.9 L
1 14 km, 08 min
Springbank 26 km 0:19 19 min 1.5 L
1 67 km, 36 min
Dead Man's Flats 93 km 0:56 56 min 7.0 L
1 7 km, 03 min
Three Sisters Mountain Village 100 km 0:59 59 min 7.9 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Canmore 102 km 1:01 1 h 01 min 8.1 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Harvie Heights 106 km 1:03 1 h 03 min 8.3 L
1 20 km, 13 min
Banff 127 km 1:16 1 h 16 min 9.7 L
1 54 km, 35 min
Lake Louise 180 km 1:52 1 h 52 min 14.3 L
1 26 km, 17 min
Field 206 km 2:09 2 h 09 min 16.2 L
1 57 km, 38 min
Golden 263 km 2:48 2 h 48 min 20.7 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Calgary to Golden?

Fuel cost: 24.6 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 263 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.17 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Calgary to Golden?

Driving time: 2 h 48 min

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

  • 92 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 50 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
  • 140 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 33 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 7 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 4 min

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

How far is Calgary to Golden by land?

The distance between Calgary and Golden is 263 km by road including 195 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Calgary and Golden respectively.

How far is Calgary to Golden by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Calgary and Golden is 204 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 Calgary and Golden respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Calgary from Golden by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 15 min to cover the distance of 204 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 55 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 Calgary to Golden?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 51 min to cover the distance of 204 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 58 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 Calgary and Golden?

The halfway point between Calgary and Golden is Banff. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Banff to Calgary is 127 km and driving will take about 1 h 16 min. The road between Banff and Golden has length 137 km and will take approximately 1 h 32 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Harvie Heights is in 106 km from Calgary and 157 km from Golden
  • Canmore is in 102 km from Calgary and 161 km from Golden
  • Three Sisters Mountain Village is in 100 km from Calgary and 163 km from Golden

Where is Calgary in relation to Golden?

Calgary is located 204 km east of Golden.

Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude -114.06259.

Golden has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.2976, longitude -116.9646.

Which highway goes from Calgary to Golden?

The route from Calgary to Golden follows 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 93: 27 km
  • 95: 2 km
The distance between Calgary and Golden is ranked 1,385th in the ranking popularity.
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