Distance between Grande Prairie AB and Elkwater AB
The distance from Grande Prairie to Elkwater is 1,096 kilometers by road including 290 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 11 hours and 46 minutes and goes through Spruce Grove, Edmonton, Leduc, Lacombe, Red Deer, Airdrie and Chestermere.
Shortest distance by air  841 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,096 km 🚗 
Driving time  11 h 46 min 
Fuel amount  87.7 L 
Fuel cost  102.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Grande Prairie  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
43 425 km, 4 h 46 min


Spruce Grove  425 km  4 h 46 min  33.4 L  
16 36 km, 20 min


Edmonton  461 km  5 h 06 min  35.2 L  
216 30 km, 17 min


Leduc  491 km  5 h 23 min  38.5 L  
2 88 km, 47 min


Lacombe  578 km  6 h 11 min  45.8 L  
2 27 km, 16 min


Red Deer  606 km  6 h 28 min  48.0 L  
2 114 km, 1 h 08 min


Airdrie  719 km  7 h 36 min  56.8 L  
2 201 44 km, 26 min


Chestermere  763 km  8 h 03 min  60.3 L  
1 163 km, 1 h 48 min


Brooks  926 km  9 h 51 min  73.6 L  
1 106 km, 1 h 10 min


Medicine Hat  1,032 km  11 h 02 min  82.1 L  
1 41 64 km, 43 min


Elkwater  1,096 km  11 h 46 min  87.6 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Grande Prairie to Elkwater?
Fuel cost: 102.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,096 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.17 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Grande Prairie to Elkwater?
Driving time: 11 h 46 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 231 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 h 5 min
 47 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 28 min
 779 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 39 min
 22 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 16 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 8 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 4 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Grande Prairie to Elkwater by land?
The distance between Grande Prairie and Elkwater is 1,096 km by road including 290 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Grande Prairie and Elkwater respectively.
How far is Grande Prairie to Elkwater by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Grande Prairie and Elkwater is 841 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Grande Prairie and Elkwater respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Grande Prairie from Elkwater by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 3 min to cover the distance of 841 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 49 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 Grande Prairie to Elkwater?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 30 min to cover the distance of 841 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 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 Grande Prairie and Elkwater?
The halfway point between Grande Prairie and Elkwater is Lacombe. It is located about 30 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Lacombe to Grande Prairie is 578 km and driving will take about 6 h 11 min. The road between Lacombe and Elkwater has length 518 km and will take approximately 5 h 35 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Grande Prairie in relation to Elkwater?
Grande Prairie is located 841 km northwest of Elkwater.
Grande Prairie has geographic coordinates: latitude 55.17103, longitude 118.79517.
Elkwater has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.66137, longitude 110.28235.
Which highway goes from Grande Prairie to Elkwater?
The route from Grande Prairie to Elkwater follows 43, 1, 2.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 41: 50 km
 16: 36 km
 216: 23 km
 201: 16 km
 32: 8 km
 2A: 4 km
 757: 2 km