Distance between Calgary AB and Whitecourt AB
The distance from Calgary to Whitecourt is 471 kilometers by road including 260 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 46 minutes and goes through Airdrie, Red Deer, Lacombe, Leduc, Edmonton and Spruce Grove.
Shortest distance by air  360 km ✈️ 
Car route length  471 km 🚗 
Driving time  4 h 46 min 
Fuel amount  37.6 L 
Fuel cost  71.2 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 39 km, 23 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 36 km, 20 min


Edmonton  293 km  2 h 50 min  22.1 L  
216 16 32 km, 18 min


Spruce Grove  325 km  3 h 08 min  25.4 L  
16 43 146 km, 1 h 37 min


Whitecourt  471 km  4 h 46 min  37.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Calgary to Whitecourt?
Fuel cost: 71.2 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 471 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Calgary to Whitecourt?
Driving time: 4 h 46 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 227 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 h 4 min
 27 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 16 min
 207 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 18 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Calgary to Whitecourt by land?
The distance between Calgary and Whitecourt is 471 km by road including 260 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Calgary and Whitecourt respectively.
How far is Calgary to Whitecourt by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Calgary and Whitecourt is 360 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 Whitecourt respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Calgary from Whitecourt by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 27 min to cover the distance of 360 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 38 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 Whitecourt?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 30 min to cover the distance of 360 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 42 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 Whitecourt?
The halfway point between Calgary and Whitecourt is Leduc. It is located about 22 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 Whitecourt has length 213 km and will take approximately 2 h 16 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Calgary in relation to Whitecourt?
Calgary is located 360 km southeast of Whitecourt.
Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude 114.06259.
Whitecourt has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.13761, longitude 115.67512.
Which highway goes from Calgary to Whitecourt?
The route from Calgary to Whitecourt follows 2, 43.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 16: 36 km
 216: 22 km
 2A: 5 km
 757: 2 km