Distance between Calgary AB and Whistler BC
The distance from Calgary to Whistler is 916 kilometers by road including 247 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 10 hours and 47 minutes and goes through Revelstoke, Salmon Arm, Point McKay, Cougar Ridge, Springbank, Dead Man's Flats and Three Sisters Mountain Village.
|Shortest distance by air||636 km ✈️|
|Car route length||916 km 🚗|
|Driving time||10 h 47 min|
|Fuel amount||73.3 L|
|Fuel cost||85.8 CAD|
|Calgary||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
7 km, 05 min
|Point McKay||7 km||05 min||0.5 L|
1 5 km, 05 min
|Cougar Ridge||12 km||11 min||0.9 L|
1 14 km, 08 min
|Springbank||26 km||19 min||1.5 L|
1 67 km, 36 min
|Dead Man's Flats||93 km||56 min||7.0 L|
1 7 km, 03 min
|Three Sisters Mountain Village||100 km||59 min||7.9 L|
1 2 km, 01 min
|Canmore||102 km||1 h 01 min||8.1 L|
1 4 km, 02 min
|Harvie Heights||106 km||1 h 03 min||8.3 L|
1 299 km, 3 h 23 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 99 409 km, 5 h 10 min
|50.11715, -122.95433||916 km||10 h 47 min||73.3 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Calgary to Whistler?
Fuel cost: 85.8 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 916 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.17 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Calgary to Whistler?
Driving time: 10 h 47 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
- 53 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 31 min
- 528 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 52 min
- 115 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 26 min
- 18 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 15 min
- 100 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 h 39 min
- 9 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 11 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Calgary to Whistler by land?
The distance between Calgary and Whistler is 916 km by road including 247 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Calgary and Whistler respectively.
How far is Calgary to Whistler by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Calgary and Whistler is 636 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 Whistler respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Calgary from Whistler by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 47 min to cover the distance of 636 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 53 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 Whistler?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 39 min to cover the distance of 636 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 1 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 Whistler?
The halfway point between Calgary and Whistler is Malakwa. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Calgary in relation to Whistler?
Calgary is located 636 km east of Whistler.
Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude -114.06259.
Whistler has geographic coordinates: latitude 50.11715, longitude -122.95433.
Which highway goes from Calgary to Whistler?
The route from Calgary to Whistler follows 1, 99, 97.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- 93: 27 km
- 5: 11 km
- 23: 1 km