Distance between Great Falls MT and Calgary AB

The distance from Great Falls to Calgary is 508 kilometers by road including 257 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 40 minutes and goes through Lethbridge, Conrad, Shelby, Milk River, Coalhurst, Claresholm and Nanton.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Great Falls 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
I 15 Business I 15 98 km, 1 h 02 min
Conrad 98 km 1:02 1 h 02 min 7.6 L
I 15 45 km, 30 min
Shelby 143 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 10.0 L
I 15 78 km, 57 min
Milk River 221 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 16.6 L
4 79 km, 52 min
Lethbridge 299 km 3:23 3 h 23 min 23.7 L
3 10 km, 06 min
Coalhurst 310 km 3:29 3 h 29 min 24.3 L
3 519 77 km, 53 min
Claresholm 387 km 4:23 4 h 23 min 28.7 L
2 29 km, 20 min
Nanton 417 km 4:43 4 h 43 min 33.2 L
2 28 km, 18 min
High River 445 km 5:02 5 h 02 min 35.2 L
2 64 km, 38 min
Calgary 508 km 5:40 5 h 40 min 40.7 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Great Falls 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
I 15 Business 9 km, 06 min
Emerson Junction 9 km 0:06 06 min 0.4 L
I 15 44 km, 27 min
Dutton 53 km 0:33 33 min 3.4 L
I 15 45 km, 28 min
Conrad 98 km 1:02 1 h 02 min 7.6 L
I 15 45 km, 30 min
Shelby 143 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 10.0 L
I 15 33 km, 24 min
Sunburst 176 km 1:57 1 h 57 min 12.9 L
I 15 23 km, 17 min
Coutts 199 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.3 L
4 21 km, 15 min
Milk River 221 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 16.6 L
4 29 km, 19 min
New Dayton 250 km 2:49 2 h 49 min 18.7 L
4 50 km, 33 min
Lethbridge 299 km 3:22 3 h 22 min 23.7 L
3 10 km, 06 min
Coalhurst 310 km 3:29 3 h 29 min 24.3 L
3 519 48 km, 32 min
Granum 358 km 4:02 4 h 02 min 28.6 L
519 29 km, 20 min
Claresholm 387 km 4:22 4 h 22 min 28.7 L
2 29 km, 20 min
Nanton 417 km 4:43 4 h 43 min 33.2 L
2 28 km, 18 min
High River 445 km 5:02 5 h 02 min 35.2 L
2 12 km, 06 min
Aldersyde 457 km 5:08 5 h 08 min 36.4 L
2 19 km, 11 min
Heritage Pointe 476 km 5:20 5 h 20 min 37.9 L
2 5 km, 02 min
Seton 481 km 5:23 5 h 23 min 38.3 L
2 4 km, 02 min
McKenzie Towne 485 km 5:25 5 h 25 min 38.7 L
2 23 km, 14 min
Calgary 508 km 5:40 5 h 40 min 40.7 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Great Falls to Calgary?

Fuel cost: 76.5 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 508 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 Great Falls to Calgary?

Driving time: 5 h 40 min

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

  • 47 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 25 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 1 min
  • 108 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 4 min
  • 215 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 23 min
  • 123 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 32 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min

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

How far is Great Falls to Calgary by land?

The distance between Great Falls and Calgary is 508 km by road including 257 km on motorways.

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

How far is Great Falls to Calgary by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Great Falls and Calgary is 443 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 Great Falls and Calgary respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Great Falls from Calgary by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 33 min to cover the distance of 443 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 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 Great Falls to Calgary?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 50 min to cover the distance of 443 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 6 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 Great Falls and Calgary?

The halfway point between Great Falls and Calgary is New Dayton. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from New Dayton to Great Falls is 250 km and driving will take about 2 h 49 min. The road between New Dayton and Calgary has length 259 km and will take approximately 2 h 51 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Milk River is in 221 km from Great Falls and 288 km from Calgary
  • Lethbridge is in 299 km from Great Falls and 209 km from Calgary
  • Coutts is in 199 km from Great Falls and 309 km from Calgary

Where is Great Falls in relation to Calgary?

Great Falls is located 443 km south-east of Calgary.

Great Falls has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.50489, longitude -111.29189.

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

Which highway goes from Great Falls to Calgary?

The route from Great Falls to Calgary follows I 15, 2.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 4: 100 km
  • 519: 32 km
  • 3: 20 km
  • US 89: 15 km
  • MT 200: 15 km
  • 23: 9 km
  • 501: 3 km
  • I 15 Business: 3 km
  • 5: 3 km
  • 3A: 2 km
  • 2A: 2 km
  • 533: 1 km
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