Distance between Lethbridge AB and Elkford BC
The distance from Lethbridge to Elkford is 212 kilometers by road including 8 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 27 minutes and goes through Coalhurst, Fort Macleod, Hillcrest, Frank, Crowsnest Pass and Sparwood.
Shortest distance by air  153 km ✈️ 
Car route length  212 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 27 min 
Fuel amount  17 L 
Fuel cost  31.2 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Lethbridge  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
3 14 km, 09 min


Coalhurst  14 km  09 min  0.6 L  
3 26 km, 17 min


Fort Macleod  40 km  27 min  2.2 L  
3 43 km, 29 min


Brocket  83 km  56 min  6.4 L  
3 25 km, 16 min


Cowley  107 km  1 h 13 min  8.3 L  
3 23 km, 15 min


Hillcrest  130 km  1 h 28 min  10.2 L  
3 7 km, 05 min


Frank  137 km  1 h 34 min  10.6 L  
3 6 km, 04 min


Crowsnest Pass  143 km  1 h 38 min  11.4 L  
3 27 km, 19 min


Sparwood  170 km  1 h 58 min  12.6 L  
3 43 42 km, 29 min


Elkford  212 km  2 h 27 min  15.6 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Lethbridge to Elkford?
Fuel cost: 31.2 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 212 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.84 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Lethbridge to Elkford?
Driving time: 2 h 27 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 4 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 min
 173 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 55 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 8 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 min
 6 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 Lethbridge to Elkford by land?
The distance between Lethbridge and Elkford is 212 km by road including 8 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Lethbridge and Elkford respectively.
How far is Lethbridge to Elkford by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Lethbridge and Elkford is 153 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 Lethbridge and Elkford respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Lethbridge from Elkford by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 11 min to cover the distance of 153 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 41 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 Lethbridge to Elkford?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 38 min to cover the distance of 153 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 43 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 Lethbridge and Elkford?
The halfway point between Lethbridge and Elkford is Cowley. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Cowley to Lethbridge is 107 km and driving will take about 1 h 13 min. The road between Cowley and Elkford has length 105 km and will take approximately 1 h 14 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Lethbridge in relation to Elkford?
Lethbridge is located 153 km east of Elkford.
Lethbridge has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.69429, longitude 112.85156.
Elkford has geographic coordinates: latitude 50.02412, longitude 114.92079.
Which highway goes from Lethbridge to Elkford?
The route from Lethbridge to Elkford follows 3.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 43: 34 km
 2: 5 km