Distance between Fort Nelson BC and Prince George BC
The distance from Fort Nelson to Prince George is 817 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 9 hours and 29 minutes and goes through Fort St. John, Muskwa, Taylor, Pine Valley, East Pine, Chetwynd and Summit Lake.
|Shortest distance by air||544 km ✈️|
|Car route length||817 km 🚗|
|Driving time||9 h 29 min|
|Fuel amount||65.4 L|
|Fuel cost||112.4 CAD|
|Fort Nelson||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
97 17 km, 13 min
|Muskwa||17 km||13 min||0.3 L|
97 354 km, 3 h 58 min
|Charlie Lake||371 km||4 h 12 min||29.5 L|
97 9 km, 06 min
|Fort St. John||381 km||4 h 19 min||30.0 L|
97 15 km, 10 min
|Taylor||395 km||4 h 29 min||31.2 L|
97 19 km, 12 min
|Pine Valley||414 km||4 h 42 min||32.9 L|
97 63 km, 45 min
|East Pine||477 km||5 h 28 min||35.9 L|
97 39 km, 27 min
|Chetwynd||516 km||5 h 55 min||40.9 L|
97 267 km, 3 h 05 min
|Salmon Valley||782 km||9 h 01 min||61.1 L|
97 35 km, 27 min
|Prince George||817 km||9 h 28 min||64.1 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Fort Nelson to Prince George?
Fuel cost: 112.4 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 817 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Fort Nelson to Prince George?
Driving time: 9 h 29 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 576 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 6 h 24 min
- 217 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 42 min
- 16 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 13 min
- 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
- 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Fort Nelson to Prince George by land?
The distance between Fort Nelson and Prince George is 817 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Fort Nelson and Prince George respectively.
How far is Fort Nelson to Prince George by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Fort Nelson and Prince George is 544 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 Fort Nelson and Prince George respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Fort Nelson from Prince George by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 40 min to cover the distance of 544 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 28 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 Fort Nelson to Prince George?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 16 min to cover the distance of 544 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 35 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 Fort Nelson and Prince George?
The halfway point between Fort Nelson and Prince George is Pine Valley. It is located about 6 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Pine Valley to Fort Nelson is 414 km and driving will take about 4 h 42 min. The road between Pine Valley and Prince George has length 403 km and will take approximately 4 h 46 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Fort Nelson in relation to Prince George?
Fort Nelson is located 544 km north of Prince George.
Fort Nelson has geographic coordinates: latitude 58.80628, longitude -122.69396.
Prince George has geographic coordinates: latitude 53.91728, longitude -122.7475.
Which highway goes from Fort Nelson to Prince George?
The route from Fort Nelson to Prince George follows 97.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- 29: 3 km