Distance between Elkwater AB and Fort Chipewyan AB

The distance from Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan is 1,257 kilometers by road including 10 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 25 minutes and goes through Oyen, Consort, Wainwright, Vermilion, Elk Point, St. Paul and Lac La Biche.

There are seasonal roads on the route.
Shortest distance by air 1,009 km ✈️
Car route length 1,257 km 🚗
Driving time 14 h 25 min
Fuel amount 100.6 L
Fuel cost 179 CAD
Click here to load the interactive map
Compare this route in other services:
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Elkwater 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
41 207 km, 2 h 18 min
Acadia Valley 207 km 2:18 2 h 18 min 14.1 L
41 133 km, 1 h 29 min
Consort 341 km 3:48 3 h 48 min 24.5 L
41 70 km, 47 min
Wainwright 410 km 4:35 4 h 35 min 30.5 L
41 64 km, 43 min
Vermilion 474 km 5:18 5 h 18 min 35.3 L
41 69 km, 47 min
Elk Point 543 km 6:06 6 h 06 min 43.0 L
41 29 40 km, 28 min
St. Paul 583 km 6:34 6 h 34 min 45.9 L
29 866 132 km, 1 h 31 min
Lac La Biche 715 km 8:05 8 h 05 min 55.4 L
55 63 266 km, 2 h 57 min
Gregoire 981 km 11:03 11 h 03 min 78.2 L
63 276 km, 3 h 22 min
Fort Chipewyan 1,257 km 14:25 14 h 25 min 100.4 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Elkwater 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
41 207 km, 2 h 18 min
Acadia Valley 207 km 2:18 2 h 18 min 14.1 L
41 133 km, 1 h 29 min
Consort 341 km 3:48 3 h 48 min 24.5 L
41 38 km, 26 min
Czar 378 km 4:14 4 h 14 min 30.0 L
41 32 km, 21 min
Wainwright 410 km 4:35 4 h 35 min 30.5 L
41 64 km, 43 min
Vermilion 474 km 5:18 5 h 18 min 35.3 L
41 69 km, 47 min
Elk Point 543 km 6:06 6 h 06 min 43.0 L
41 29 40 km, 28 min
St. Paul 583 km 6:34 6 h 34 min 45.9 L
29 21 km, 15 min
Ashmont 604 km 6:49 6 h 49 min 47.5 L
36 866 38 km, 25 min
McRae 643 km 7:14 7 h 14 min 51.3 L
866 16 km, 11 min
Briereville 659 km 7:25 7 h 25 min 52.5 L
866 12 km, 08 min
Craigend 670 km 7:34 7 h 34 min 52.9 L
55 36 45 km, 30 min
Lac La Biche 715 km 8:05 8 h 05 min 55.4 L
55 63 82 km, 54 min
Wandering River 797 km 8:59 8 h 59 min 60.3 L
63 184 km, 2 h 03 min
Gregoire 981 km 11:03 11 h 03 min 78.2 L
63 88 km, 1 h 00 min
Bitumount 1,068 km 12:03 12 h 03 min 85.3 L
189 km, 2 h 21 min
Fort Chipewyan 1,257 km 14:25 14 h 25 min 100.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan?

Fuel cost: 179 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,257 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 CAD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan?

Driving time: 14 h 25 min

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

  • 999 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 h 6 min
  • 235 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 56 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 9 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 12 min

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

How far is Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan by land?

The distance between Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan is 1,257 km by road including 10 km on motorways.

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

How far is Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan is 1,009 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 Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Elkwater from Fort Chipewyan by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 15 min to cover the distance of 1,009 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 35 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 Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 4 h 12 min to cover the distance of 1,009 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 48 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 Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan?

The halfway point between Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan is McRae. It is located about 14 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from McRae to Elkwater is 643 km and driving will take about 7 h 14 min. The road between McRae and Fort Chipewyan has length 614 km and will take approximately 7 h 10 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Ashmont is in 604 km from Elkwater and 653 km from Fort Chipewyan
  • Briereville is in 659 km from Elkwater and 598 km from Fort Chipewyan
  • Craigend is in 670 km from Elkwater and 587 km from Fort Chipewyan

Where is Elkwater in relation to Fort Chipewyan?

Elkwater is located 1,009 km south of Fort Chipewyan.

Elkwater has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.66137, longitude -110.28235.

Fort Chipewyan has geographic coordinates: latitude 58.71667, longitude -111.15.

Which highway goes from Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan?

The route from Elkwater to Fort Chipewyan follows 41, 63.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 55: 77 km
  • 866: 46 km
  • 29: 43 km
  • 36: 40 km
  • 12: 17 km
  • 1: 16 km
  • 28: 7 km
  • 45: 7 km
  • 881: 2 km
The distance between Elkwater and Fort Chipewyan is ranked 3,242nd in the ranking popularity.
Have any questions? Contact us!
<