Distance between Muskwa BC and Dawson City YT

The distance from Muskwa to Dawson City is 1,490 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 17 hours and 8 minutes and goes through Whitehorse, Fort Nelson, Fort Halkett, Lower Post, Watson Lake, Porter Creek and Carmacks.

Shortest distance by air 1,065 km ✈️
Car route length 1,490 km 🚗
Driving time 17 h 8 min
Fuel amount 119.2 L
Fuel cost 224.1 CAD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Muskwa 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 34 km, 27 min
Fort Nelson 34 km 0:27 27 min 0.4 L
97 308 km, 3 h 32 min
Fort Halkett 343 km 4:00 4 h 00 min 25.0 L
97 153 km, 1 h 45 min
Lower Post 495 km 5:45 5 h 45 min 38.4 L
97 1 27 km, 19 min
Watson Lake 522 km 6:04 6 h 04 min 41.5 L
1 274 km, 3 h 04 min
Teslin 796 km 9:09 9 h 09 min 62.5 L
1 161 km, 1 h 55 min
Whitehorse 957 km 11:04 11 h 04 min 76.1 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Porter Creek 966 km 11:11 11 h 11 min 77.1 L
1 2 165 km, 1 h 50 min
Carmacks 1,131 km 13:02 13 h 02 min 89.9 L
2 359 km, 4 h 06 min
Dawson City 1,490 km 17:08 17 h 08 min 117.3 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Muskwa 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 34 km, 27 min
Fort Nelson 34 km 0:27 27 min 0.4 L
97 167 km, 1 h 55 min
Toad River 201 km 2:22 2 h 22 min 15.3 L
97 141 km, 1 h 37 min
Fort Halkett 343 km 4:00 4 h 00 min 25.0 L
97 153 km, 1 h 45 min
Lower Post 495 km 5:45 5 h 45 min 38.4 L
97 1 27 km, 19 min
Watson Lake 522 km 6:04 6 h 04 min 41.5 L
1 12 km, 08 min
Upper Liard 534 km 6:13 6 h 13 min 42.7 L
1 262 km, 2 h 55 min
Teslin 796 km 9:08 9 h 08 min 62.5 L
1 90 km, 1 h 03 min
Jakes Corner 885 km 10:12 10 h 12 min 68.3 L
1 38 km, 28 min
McClintock 923 km 10:40 10 h 40 min 73.4 L
1 34 km, 23 min
Whitehorse 957 km 11:04 11 h 04 min 76.1 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Porter Creek 966 km 11:11 11 h 11 min 77.1 L
1 4 km, 03 min
Takhini 971 km 11:14 11 h 14 min 77.5 L
1 2 161 km, 1 h 47 min
Carmacks 1,131 km 13:02 13 h 02 min 89.9 L
2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Pelly Crossing 1,236 km 14:13 14 h 13 min 98.5 L
2 79 km, 54 min
Stewart Crossing 1,315 km 15:07 15 h 07 min 103.9 L
2 175 km, 2 h 00 min
Dawson City 1,490 km 17:08 17 h 08 min 117.3 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Muskwa to Dawson City?

Fuel cost: 224.1 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,490 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 Muskwa to Dawson City?

Driving time: 17 h 8 min

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

  • 1,102 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 12 h 14 min
  • 385 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 h 48 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 2 min

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

How far is Muskwa to Dawson City by land?

The distance between Muskwa and Dawson City is 1,490 km by road.

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

How far is Muskwa to Dawson City by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Muskwa and Dawson City is 1,065 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 Muskwa and Dawson City respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Muskwa from Dawson City by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 19 min to cover the distance of 1,065 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 50 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 Muskwa to Dawson City?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 4 h 26 min to cover the distance of 1,065 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 4 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 Muskwa and Dawson City?

The halfway point between Muskwa and Dawson City is Teslin. It is located about 51 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Teslin to Muskwa is 796 km and driving will take about 9 h 8 min. The road between Teslin and Dawson City has length 695 km and will take approximately 7 h 59 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Jakes Corner is in 885 km from Muskwa and 605 km from Dawson City
  • McClintock is in 923 km from Muskwa and 567 km from Dawson City
  • Upper Liard is in 534 km from Muskwa and 956 km from Dawson City

Where is Muskwa in relation to Dawson City?

Muskwa is located 1,065 km south-east of Dawson City.

Muskwa has geographic coordinates: latitude 58.74371, longitude -122.68526.

Dawson City has geographic coordinates: latitude 64.06066, longitude -139.4317.

Which highway goes from Muskwa to Dawson City?

The route from Muskwa to Dawson City follows 2, 97, 1.

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