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|
|Fort St. John||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
97 17 km, 12 min
|Taylor||17 km||12 min||0.9 L|
97 19 km, 12 min
|Pine Valley||36 km||25 min||2.6 L|
97 63 km, 45 min
|East Pine||99 km||1 h 10 min||5.6 L|
97 39 km, 27 min
|Chetwynd||137 km||1 h 38 min||10.6 L|
97 261 km, 3 h 01 min
|Salmon Valley||399 km||4 h 40 min||30.8 L|
97 34 km, 27 min
|Prince George||433 km||5 h 07 min||33.0 L|
97 16 104 km, 1 h 13 min
|Vanderhoof||537 km||6 h 21 min||40.2 L|
16 478 km, 5 h 37 min
|Terrace||1,015 km||11 h 58 min||80.8 L|
37 62 km, 54 min
|Kitimat||1,077 km||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)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
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 other cities located close to halfway point:
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