Distance between Penticton BC and Dawson Creek BC

The distance from Penticton to Dawson Creek is 1,145 kilometers by road including 160 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 57 minutes and goes through Merritt, Williams Lake, Quesnel and Prince George.

Shortest distance by air 698 km ✈️
Car route length 1,145 km 🚗
Driving time 12 h 57 min
Fuel amount 91.6 L
Fuel cost 165.8 CAD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Penticton 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 15 km, 12 min
Summerland 15 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
97 26 km, 17 min
Peachland 42 km 0:29 29 min 2.5 L
97 97C 106 km, 1 h 01 min
Merritt 147 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 10.9 L
5A 5 146 km, 1 h 29 min
Cache Creek 294 km 3:00 3 h 00 min 22.7 L
97 117 km, 1 h 20 min
100 Mile House 410 km 4:20 4 h 20 min 32.5 L
97 94 km, 1 h 07 min
Williams Lake 504 km 5:27 5 h 27 min 39.4 L
97 116 km, 1 h 20 min
Quesnel 620 km 6:47 6 h 47 min 49.1 L
97 124 km, 1 h 27 min
Prince George 744 km 8:15 8 h 15 min 58.6 L
97 400 km, 4 h 42 min
Dawson Creek 1,145 km 12:57 12 h 57 min 89.9 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Penticton 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 15 km, 12 min
Summerland 15 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
97 26 km, 17 min
Peachland 42 km 0:29 29 min 2.5 L
97 97C 106 km, 1 h 01 min
Merritt 147 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 10.9 L
5A 5 113 km, 1 h 06 min
Savona 261 km 2:37 2 h 37 min 20.7 L
1 33 km, 22 min
Cache Creek 294 km 3:00 3 h 00 min 22.7 L
97 45 km, 31 min
Clinton 339 km 3:31 3 h 31 min 27.0 L
97 33 km, 22 min
70 Mile House 372 km 3:53 3 h 53 min 29.6 L
97 39 km, 26 min
100 Mile House 410 km 4:20 4 h 20 min 32.5 L
97 37 km, 26 min
Wright 448 km 4:47 4 h 47 min 35.0 L
97 42 km, 28 min
150 Mile House 489 km 5:16 5 h 16 min 38.8 L
97 15 km, 11 min
Williams Lake 504 km 5:27 5 h 27 min 39.4 L
97 30 km, 20 min
Soda Creek 534 km 5:48 5 h 48 min 41.9 L
97 46 km, 30 min
Macalister 579 km 6:19 6 h 19 min 43.7 L
97 41 km, 28 min
Quesnel 620 km 6:47 6 h 47 min 49.1 L
97 61 km, 42 min
Hixon 680 km 7:30 7 h 30 min 52.4 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Prince George 744 km 8:15 8 h 15 min 58.6 L
97 30 km, 24 min
Salmon Valley 775 km 8:39 8 h 39 min 60.5 L
97 44 km, 31 min
Bear Lake 819 km 9:10 9 h 10 min 65.1 L
97 37 km, 27 min
McLeod Lake 856 km 9:38 9 h 38 min 66.0 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
Chetwynd 1,041 km 11:45 11 h 45 min 82.9 L
97 46 km, 32 min
East Pine 1,087 km 12:17 12 h 17 min 84.1 L
97 58 km, 40 min
Dawson Creek 1,145 km 12:57 12 h 57 min 89.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Dawson Creek?

Fuel cost: 165.8 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,145 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.81 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Penticton to Dawson Creek?

Driving time: 12 h 57 min

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

  • 156 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 24 min
  • 711 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 53 min
  • 232 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 53 min
  • 22 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 19 min
  • 12 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 12 min

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

How far is Penticton to Dawson Creek by land?

The distance between Penticton and Dawson Creek is 1,145 km by road including 160 km on motorways.

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

How far is Penticton to Dawson Creek by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Dawson Creek is 698 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 Penticton and Dawson Creek respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Penticton from Dawson Creek by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 52 min to cover the distance of 698 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 10 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 Penticton to Dawson Creek?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 54 min to cover the distance of 698 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 19 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 Penticton and Dawson Creek?

The halfway point between Penticton and Dawson Creek is Macalister. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Macalister to Penticton is 579 km and driving will take about 6 h 19 min. The road between Macalister and Dawson Creek has length 565 km and will take approximately 6 h 38 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Soda Creek is in 534 km from Penticton and 611 km from Dawson Creek
  • Quesnel is in 620 km from Penticton and 525 km from Dawson Creek
  • Williams Lake is in 504 km from Penticton and 641 km from Dawson Creek

Where is Penticton in relation to Dawson Creek?

Penticton is located 698 km south of Dawson Creek.

Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude -119.59442.

Dawson Creek has geographic coordinates: latitude 55.75931, longitude -120.22796.

Which highway goes from Penticton to Dawson Creek?

The route from Penticton to Dawson Creek follows 97, 97C.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 5: 76 km
  • 1: 72 km
  • 5A: 23 km
  • 29: 3 km
  • 2: 2 km
The distance between Penticton and Dawson Creek is ranked 784th in the ranking popularity.
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