Distance between Calgary AB and Helina AB
The distance from Calgary to Helina is 521 kilometers by road including 242 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 23 minutes and goes through Airdrie, Red Deer, Lacombe, Leduc, Edmonton and Sherwood Park.
Shortest distance by air  419 km ✈️ 
Car route length  521 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 23 min 
Fuel amount  41.6 L 
Fuel cost  49.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Calgary  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
2 30 km, 18 min


Airdrie  30 km  18 min  1.7 L  
2 13 km, 07 min


Crossfield  44 km  25 min  3.2 L  
2 61 km, 37 min


Bowden  104 km  1 h 02 min  7.6 L  
2 32 km, 19 min


Gasoline Alley  136 km  1 h 21 min  10.8 L  
2 7 km, 03 min


Red Deer  143 km  1 h 25 min  11.0 L  
2 27 km, 16 min


Lacombe  170 km  1 h 42 min  13.1 L  
2 87 km, 47 min


Leduc  258 km  2 h 30 min  19.9 L  
2 43 km, 25 min


Edmonton  300 km  2 h 55 min  22.1 L  
216 28 220 km, 2 h 27 min


Helina  521 km  5 h 23 min  41.5 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Calgary to Helina?
Fuel cost: 49.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 521 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Calgary to Helina?
Driving time: 5 h 23 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 204 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 51 min
 31 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 18 min
 265 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 56 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 13 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Calgary to Helina by land?
The distance between Calgary and Helina is 521 km by road including 242 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Calgary and Helina respectively.
How far is Calgary to Helina by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Calgary and Helina is 419 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 Calgary and Helina respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Calgary from Helina by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 31 min to cover the distance of 419 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 54 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 Helina?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 44 min to cover the distance of 419 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 59 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 Helina?
The halfway point between Calgary and Helina is Leduc. It is located about 3 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Leduc to Calgary is 258 km and driving will take about 2 h 29 min. The road between Leduc and Helina has length 263 km and will take approximately 2 h 53 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Calgary in relation to Helina?
Calgary is located 419 km southwest of Helina.
Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude 114.06259.
Helina has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.48722, longitude 111.49167.
Which highway goes from Calgary to Helina?
The route from Calgary to Helina follows 2, 28.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 36: 31 km
 867: 29 km
 216: 28 km
 28A: 18 km
 15: 7 km
 2A: 5 km
 14: 2 km