Distance between Golden BC and Calgary AB

The distance from Golden to Calgary is 263 kilometers by road including 195 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 49 minutes and goes through Banff, Harvie Heights, Canmore, Three Sisters Mountain Village, Dead Man's Flats, Springbank and Cougar Ridge.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Golden 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 57 km, 39 min
Field 57 km 0:39 39 min 4.3 L
1 79 km, 52 min
Banff 137 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 10.5 L
1 21 km, 13 min
Harvie Heights 158 km 1:45 1 h 45 min 12.3 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Canmore 162 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 13.0 L
1 1 km, 00 min
Three Sisters Mountain Village 163 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 13.0 L
1 7 km, 03 min
Dead Man's Flats 170 km 1:52 1 h 52 min 13.2 L
1 67 km, 36 min
Springbank 237 km 2:29 2 h 29 min 18.3 L
1 14 km, 08 min
Cougar Ridge 251 km 2:37 2 h 37 min 20.1 L
1 12 km, 11 min
Calgary 263 km 2:48 2 h 48 min 21.0 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Golden 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 57 km, 39 min
Field 57 km 0:39 39 min 4.3 L
1 26 km, 17 min
Lake Louise 83 km 0:56 56 min 6.5 L
1 54 km, 35 min
Banff 137 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 10.5 L
1 21 km, 13 min
Harvie Heights 158 km 1:45 1 h 45 min 12.3 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Canmore 162 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 13.0 L
1 1 km, 00 min
Three Sisters Mountain Village 163 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 13.0 L
1 7 km, 03 min
Dead Man's Flats 170 km 1:52 1 h 52 min 13.2 L
1 67 km, 36 min
Springbank 237 km 2:29 2 h 29 min 18.3 L
1 14 km, 08 min
Cougar Ridge 251 km 2:37 2 h 37 min 20.1 L
1 12 km, 11 min
Calgary 263 km 2:48 2 h 48 min 21.0 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Golden to Calgary?

Fuel cost: 39.6 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 263 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.88 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Golden to Calgary?

Driving time: 2 h 49 min

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

  • 92 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 50 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
  • 142 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 34 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 4 min

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

How far is Golden to Calgary by land?

The distance between Golden and Calgary is 263 km by road including 195 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Golden and Calgary respectively.

How far is Golden to Calgary by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Golden and Calgary is 204 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 Golden and Calgary respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Golden from Calgary by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 15 min to cover the distance of 204 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 55 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 Golden to Calgary?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 51 min to cover the distance of 204 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 58 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 Golden and Calgary?

The halfway point between Golden and Calgary is Banff. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Banff to Golden is 137 km and driving will take about 1 h 32 min. The road between Banff and Calgary has length 127 km and will take approximately 1 h 16 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Harvie Heights is in 158 km from Golden and 105 km from Calgary
  • Canmore is in 162 km from Golden and 101 km from Calgary
  • Three Sisters Mountain Village is in 163 km from Golden and 100 km from Calgary

Where is Golden in relation to Calgary?

Golden is located 204 km west of Calgary.

Golden has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.2976, longitude -116.9646.

Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude -114.06259.

Which highway goes from Golden to Calgary?

The route from Golden to Calgary follows 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 93: 27 km
  • 95: 2 km
The distance between Golden and Calgary is ranked 785th in the ranking popularity.
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