Distance between Fort St. John BC and Kitimat BC

The distance from Fort St. John to Kitimat is 1,076 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 53 minutes and goes through Prince George, Terrace, Taylor, Pine Valley, East Pine, Chetwynd and Summit Lake.

Shortest distance by air 557 km ✈️
Car route length 1,076 km 🚗
Driving time 12 h 53 min
Fuel amount 86.1 L
Fuel cost 155.9 CAD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Fort St. John 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Taylor 17 km 0:12 12 min 0.9 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Pine Valley 36 km 0:25 25 min 2.6 L
97 63 km, 45 min
East Pine 99 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 5.6 L
97 39 km, 27 min
Chetwynd 137 km 1:38 1 h 38 min 10.6 L
97 261 km, 3 h 01 min
Salmon Valley 399 km 4:40 4 h 40 min 30.8 L
97 34 km, 27 min
Prince George 433 km 5:07 5 h 07 min 33.0 L
97 16 104 km, 1 h 13 min
Vanderhoof 537 km 6:21 6 h 21 min 40.2 L
16 478 km, 5 h 37 min
Terrace 1,015 km 11:58 11 h 58 min 80.8 L
37 62 km, 54 min
Kitimat 1,077 km 12:53 12 h 53 min 84.3 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Fort St. John 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Taylor 17 km 0:12 12 min 0.9 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Pine Valley 36 km 0:25 25 min 2.6 L
97 63 km, 45 min
East Pine 99 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 5.6 L
97 39 km, 27 min
Chetwynd 137 km 1:38 1 h 38 min 10.6 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
McLeod Lake 322 km 3:44 3 h 44 min 23.3 L
97 37 km, 27 min
Bear Lake 360 km 4:12 4 h 12 min 28.3 L
97 39 km, 27 min
Salmon Valley 399 km 4:39 4 h 39 min 30.8 L
97 34 km, 27 min
Prince George 433 km 5:07 5 h 07 min 33.0 L
97 16 104 km, 1 h 13 min
Vanderhoof 537 km 6:20 6 h 20 min 40.2 L
16 38 km, 26 min
Fort Fraser 575 km 6:47 6 h 47 min 45.8 L
16 11 km, 08 min
Fraser Lake 587 km 6:56 6 h 56 min 46.2 L
16 19 km, 13 min
Endako 606 km 7:10 7 h 10 min 48.1 L
16 44 km, 30 min
Burns Lake 650 km 7:40 7 h 40 min 50.7 L
16 23 km, 16 min
Decker Lake 672 km 7:56 7 h 56 min 53.7 L
16 22 km, 15 min
Topley 694 km 8:12 8 h 12 min 53.9 L
16 58 km, 39 min
Houston 752 km 8:51 8 h 51 min 57.2 L
16 40 km, 28 min
Telkwa 792 km 9:19 9 h 19 min 63.3 L
16 16 km, 13 min
Smithers 808 km 9:33 9 h 33 min 64.4 L
16 31 km, 22 min
Moricetown 840 km 9:55 9 h 55 min 66.4 L
16 11 km, 08 min
Seaton 851 km 10:03 10 h 03 min 68.0 L
16 7 km, 05 min
Beament 858 km 10:08 10 h 08 min 68.2 L
16 22 km, 16 min
New Hazelton 880 km 10:25 10 h 25 min 69.1 L
16 31 km, 22 min
Kitwanga 911 km 10:48 10 h 48 min 72.1 L
16 19 km, 12 min
Woodcock 930 km 11:00 11 h 00 min 73.7 L
16 10 km, 06 min
Cedarvale 940 km 11:07 11 h 07 min 75.1 L
16 32 km, 21 min
Pacific 972 km 11:29 11 h 29 min 77.2 L
16 18 km, 12 min
Gitaus 991 km 11:41 11 h 41 min 79.1 L
16 3 km, 01 min
Gossen Subdivision 993 km 11:43 11 h 43 min 79.4 L
16 6 km, 04 min
Copperside 1,000 km 11:47 11 h 47 min 79.5 L
16 7 km, 04 min
Thornhill 1,007 km 11:51 11 h 51 min 80.4 L
16 37 9 km, 06 min
Terrace 1,015 km 11:58 11 h 58 min 80.8 L
37 16 km, 11 min
Lakelse 1,031 km 12:09 12 h 09 min 81.7 L
37 46 km, 43 min
Kitimat 1,077 km 12:53 12 h 53 min 84.3 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Fort St. John to Kitimat?

Fuel cost: 155.9 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,076 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.81 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Fort St. John to Kitimat?

Driving time: 12 h 53 min

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

  • 713 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 55 min
  • 296 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 41 min
  • 25 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 21 min
  • 21 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 21 min
  • 17 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 20 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 13 min

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

How far is Fort St. John to Kitimat by land?

The distance between Fort St. John and Kitimat is 1,076 km by road.

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

How far is Fort St. John to Kitimat by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Fort St. John and Kitimat is 557 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 St. John and Kitimat respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Fort St. John from Kitimat by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 41 min to cover the distance of 557 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 31 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 St. John to Kitimat?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 19 min to cover the distance of 557 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 39 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 St. John and Kitimat?

The halfway point between Fort St. John and Kitimat is Vanderhoof. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Vanderhoof to Fort St. John is 537 km and driving will take about 6 h 20 min. The road between Vanderhoof and Kitimat has length 539 km and will take approximately 6 h 32 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Fort Fraser is in 575 km from Fort St. John and 501 km from Kitimat
  • Fraser Lake is in 587 km from Fort St. John and 490 km from Kitimat
  • Endako is in 606 km from Fort St. John and 470 km from Kitimat

Where is Fort St. John in relation to Kitimat?

Fort St. John is located 557 km north-east of Kitimat.

Fort St. John has geographic coordinates: latitude 56.25098, longitude -120.83588.

Kitimat has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.01745, longitude -128.68836.

Which highway goes from Fort St. John to Kitimat?

The route from Fort St. John to Kitimat follows 16, 97, 37.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 29: 3 km
The distance between Fort St. John and Kitimat is ranked 3,586th in the ranking popularity.
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