Distance between Elkwater AB and Grande Prairie AB
The distance from Elkwater to Grande Prairie is 1,097 kilometers by road including 290 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 11 hours and 47 minutes and goes through Medicine Hat, Brooks, Chestermere, Airdrie, Red Deer, Lacombe and Leduc.
Shortest distance by air  841 km 
Car route length  1,097 km 
Driving time  11 h 47 min 
Fuel amount  87.8 L 
Fuel cost  104.4 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Elkwater  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
41 64 km, 43 min


Medicine Hat  64 km  43 min  4.6 L  
1 106 km, 1 h 10 min


Brooks  171 km  1 h 54 min  13.2 L  
1 163 km, 1 h 49 min


Chestermere  333 km  3 h 44 min  25.9 L  
1 201 44 km, 26 min


Airdrie  377 km  4 h 10 min  29.4 L  
2 113 km, 1 h 07 min


Red Deer  490 km  5 h 18 min  38.8 L  
2 27 km, 16 min


Lacombe  517 km  5 h 34 min  40.9 L  
2 87 km, 47 min


Leduc  604 km  6 h 22 min  47.6 L  
2 36 km, 20 min


Edmonton  640 km  6 h 42 min  49.9 L  
216 16 32 km, 18 min


Spruce Grove  672 km  7 h 01 min  53.2 L  
16 43 425 km, 4 h 45 min


Grande Prairie  1,097 km  11 h 47 min  87.3 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Elkwater to Grande Prairie?
Fuel cost: 104.4 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,097 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 CAD / L)
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How long is a car ride from Elkwater to Grande Prairie?
Driving time: 11 h 47 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 229 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 h 5 min
 47 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 27 min
 780 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 40 min
 24 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 17 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Elkwater to Grande Prairie by land?
The distance between Elkwater and Grande Prairie is 1,097 km by road including 290 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Elkwater and Grande Prairie respectively.
How far is Elkwater to Grande Prairie by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Elkwater and Grande Prairie is 841 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 Elkwater and Grande Prairie respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Elkwater from Grande Prairie by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 3 min to cover the distance of 841 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 49 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 Grande Prairie?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 30 min to cover the distance of 841 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 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 Grande Prairie?
The halfway point between Elkwater and Grande Prairie is Lacombe. It is located about 32 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Lacombe to Elkwater is 517 km and driving will take about 5 h 34 min. The road between Lacombe and Grande Prairie has length 580 km and will take approximately 6 h 12 min.
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Where is Elkwater in relation to Grande Prairie?
Elkwater is located 841 km southeast of Grande Prairie.
Elkwater has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.66137, longitude 110.28235.
Grande Prairie has geographic coordinates: latitude 55.17103, longitude 118.79517.
Which highway goes from Elkwater to Grande Prairie?
The route from Elkwater to Grande Prairie follows 43, 1, 2.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 41: 50 km
 16: 36 km
 216: 22 km
 201: 16 km
 32: 8 km
 2A: 5 km
 757: 2 km