Distance between Calgary AB and Seattle WA
The distance from Calgary to Seattle is 1,083 kilometers by road including 660 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 11 hours and 28 minutes and goes through Revelstoke, Salmon Arm, Merritt, Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Bellingham and Everett.
Shortest distance by air  711 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,083 km 🚗 
Driving time  11 h 28 min 
Fuel amount  86.7 L 
Fuel cost  103.1 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Calgary  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
7 km, 05 min


Point McKay  7 km  05 min  0.5 L  
1 399 km, 4 h 20 min


Revelstoke  405 km  4 h 26 min  31.9 L  
1 102 km, 1 h 10 min


Salmon Arm  507 km  5 h 36 min  39.5 L  
1 203 km, 2 h 04 min


Merritt  710 km  7 h 41 min  55.7 L  
5 158 km, 1 h 28 min


Chilliwack  868 km  9 h 10 min  68.2 L  
1 25 km, 15 min


Abbotsford  893 km  9 h 26 min  70.6 L  
1 WA 9 53 km, 39 min


Bellingham  946 km  10 h 06 min  74.8 L  
I 5 93 km, 54 min


Everett  1,039 km  11 h 00 min  82.4 L  
I 5 44 km, 27 min


Seattle  1,083 km  11 h 28 min  85.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Calgary to Seattle?
Fuel cost: 103.1 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,083 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 Seattle?
Driving time: 11 h 28 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 338 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 3 h 4 min
 128 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 16 min
 91 km with a maximum speed 97 km/h = 56 min
 430 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 46 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 3 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 14 min
 22 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 16 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 16 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 1 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 56 km/h = 5 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 10 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Calgary to Seattle by land?
The distance between Calgary and Seattle is 1,083 km by road including 660 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Calgary and Seattle respectively.
How far is Calgary to Seattle by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Calgary and Seattle is 711 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 Seattle respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Calgary from Seattle by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 53 min to cover the distance of 711 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 13 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 Seattle?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 57 min to cover the distance of 711 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 23 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 Seattle?
The halfway point between Calgary and Seattle is Blind Bay. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Blind Bay to Calgary is 540 km and driving will take about 5 h 59 min. The road between Blind Bay and Seattle has length 543 km and will take approximately 5 h 29 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Calgary in relation to Seattle?
Calgary is located 711 km northeast of Seattle.
Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude 114.06259.
Seattle has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.60383, longitude 122.33006. Click here to see Seattle on map.
Which highway goes from Calgary to Seattle?
The route from Calgary to Seattle follows 1, 5, I 5.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 97: 37 km
 93: 27 km
 WA 9: 12 km
 I 5 Express: 11 km
 WA 542: 8 km
 WA 544: 6 km
 3: 6 km
 11: 4 km
 23: 1 km