Distance between Fort St. John BC and Nanaimo BC
The distance from Fort St. John to Nanaimo is 1,304 kilometers by road including 170 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 17 hours and 20 minutes and goes through Prince George, Quesnel, Williams Lake, Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Coquitlam and Burnaby.
|Shortest distance by air||815 km ✈️|
|Car route length||1,304 km 🚗|
|Driving time||17 h 20 min|
|Fuel amount||104.3 L|
|Fuel cost||124.1 CAD|
|Fort St. John||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
97 435 km, 5 h 08 min
|Prince George||435 km||5 h 08 min||33.8 L|
97 125 km, 1 h 27 min
|Quesnel||559 km||6 h 36 min||44.3 L|
97 116 km, 1 h 20 min
|Williams Lake||675 km||7 h 56 min||53.1 L|
97 1 445 km, 5 h 05 min
|Chilliwack||1,120 km||13 h 02 min||88.4 L|
1 31 km, 18 min
|Abbotsford||1,151 km||13 h 21 min||90.8 L|
1 49 km, 29 min
|Coquitlam||1,201 km||13 h 50 min||95.7 L|
1 9 km, 06 min
|Burnaby||1,210 km||13 h 57 min||96.3 L|
1 7 km, 05 min
|Vancouver||1,217 km||14 h 02 min||97.2 L|
1 7 km, 05 min
|District of North Vancouver||1,224 km||14 h 07 min||97.5 L|
1 41 km, 1 h 35 min
|West Vancouver||1,265 km||15 h 43 min||98.3 L|
2 40 km, 1 h 37 min
|Nanaimo||1,304 km||17 h 20 min||104.0 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Fort St. John to Nanaimo?
Fuel cost: 124.1 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,304 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Fort St. John to Nanaimo?
Driving time: 17 h 20 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 2 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 min
- 119 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 11 min
- 796 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 50 min
- 266 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 19 min
- 27 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 23 min
- 17 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 16 min
- 18 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 21 min
- 1 km with a maximum speed 30 km/h = 1 min
- 59 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 2 h 55 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Fort St. John to Nanaimo by land?
The distance between Fort St. John and Nanaimo is 1,304 km by road including 170 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Fort St. John and Nanaimo respectively.
How far is Fort St. John to Nanaimo by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Fort St. John and Nanaimo is 815 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 Nanaimo respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Fort St. John from Nanaimo by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 1 min to cover the distance of 815 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 42 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 Nanaimo?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 3 h 23 min to cover the distance of 815 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 52 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 Nanaimo?
The halfway point between Fort St. John and Nanaimo is Soda Creek. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Fort St. John in relation to Nanaimo?
Fort St. John is located 815 km north-east of Nanaimo.
Fort St. John has geographic coordinates: latitude 56.25098, longitude -120.83588.
Nanaimo has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.16644, longitude -123.93951.
Which highway goes from Fort St. John to Nanaimo?
The route from Fort St. John to Nanaimo follows 97, 1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- 2: 56 km
- 99: 10 km
- 97C: 4 km
- 29: 3 km