Distance between Greenwood BC and Nelson BC

The distance from Greenwood to Nelson is 179 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 7 minutes and goes through Castlegar, Grand Forks, Christina Lake, Eholt, Playmor Junction and Taghum.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Greenwood 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
3 8 km, 06 min
Eholt 8 km 0:06 06 min 0.2 L
3 33 km, 23 min
Grand Forks 41 km 0:29 29 min 2.9 L
3 22 km, 16 min
Christina Lake 63 km 0:46 46 min 4.9 L
3 76 km, 51 min
Castlegar 139 km 1:37 1 h 37 min 10.7 L
3A 17 km, 12 min
Playmor Junction 156 km 1:50 1 h 50 min 12.4 L
3A 24 km, 17 min
Nelson 179 km 2:07 2 h 07 min 12.7 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Greenwood to Nelson?

Fuel cost: 27 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 179 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 Greenwood to Nelson?

Driving time: 2 h 7 min

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

  • 142 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 34 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 14 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min

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

How far is Greenwood to Nelson by land?

The distance between Greenwood and Nelson is 179 km by road.

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

How far is Greenwood to Nelson by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Greenwood and Nelson is 110 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 Greenwood and Nelson respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Greenwood from Nelson by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 8 min to cover the distance of 110 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 30 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 Greenwood to Nelson?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 27 min to cover the distance of 110 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 31 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 Greenwood and Nelson?

The halfway point between Greenwood and Nelson is Christina Lake. It is located about 27 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Christina Lake to Greenwood is 63 km and driving will take about 46 min. The road between Christina Lake and Nelson has length 116 km and will take approximately 1 h 21 min.

Where is Greenwood in relation to Nelson?

Greenwood is located 110 km south-west of Nelson.

Greenwood has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.08959, longitude -118.67688.

Nelson has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude -117.29004.

Which highway goes from Greenwood to Nelson?

The route from Greenwood to Nelson follows 3.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 3A: 41 km
  • 6: 21 km
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