Distance between Penticton BC and Olympia WA
The distance from Penticton to Olympia is 626 kilometers by road including 517 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 24 minutes and goes through Merritt, Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Bellingham, Everett, Seattle and Tacoma.
Shortest distance by air  366 km ✈️ 
Car route length  626 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 24 min 
Fuel amount  50.1 L 
Fuel cost  59.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Penticton  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
97 15 km, 12 min


Summerland  15 km  12 min  1.0 L  
97 97C 137 km, 1 h 21 min


Merritt  153 km  1 h 33 min  10.9 L  
5 161 km, 1 h 31 min


Chilliwack  313 km  3 h 05 min  23.9 L  
1 25 km, 15 min


Abbotsford  338 km  3 h 20 min  26.3 L  
1 WA 9 53 km, 39 min


Bellingham  391 km  4 h 00 min  30.5 L  
I 5 93 km, 54 min


Everett  485 km  4 h 55 min  38.1 L  
I 5 43 km, 26 min


Seattle  528 km  5 h 22 min  41.1 L  
I 5 53 km, 33 min


Tacoma  581 km  5 h 55 min  46.1 L  
I 5 45 km, 28 min


Olympia  626 km  6 h 23 min  49.7 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Olympia?
Fuel cost: 59.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 626 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Penticton to Olympia?
Driving time: 6 h 24 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 250 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 h 16 min
 76 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 45 min
 185 km with a maximum speed 97 km/h = 1 h 55 min
 47 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 31 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 3 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 14 min
 28 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 21 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 2 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 1 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 56 km/h = 5 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Penticton to Olympia by land?
The distance between Penticton and Olympia is 626 km by road including 517 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Penticton and Olympia respectively.
How far is Penticton to Olympia by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Olympia is 366 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 Penticton and Olympia respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penticton from Olympia by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 27 min to cover the distance of 366 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 39 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 Olympia?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 31 min to cover the distance of 366 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 44 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 Olympia?
The halfway point between Penticton and Olympia is Chilliwack.
The distance from Chilliwack to Penticton is 313 km and driving will take about 3 h 5 min. The road between Chilliwack and Olympia has length 313 km and will take approximately 3 h 19 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Penticton in relation to Olympia?
Penticton is located 366 km northeast of Olympia.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude 119.59442.
Olympia has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.04502, longitude 122.89487. Click here to see Olympia on map.
Which highway goes from Penticton to Olympia?
The route from Penticton to Olympia follows I 5, 5, 97C.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 1: 78 km
 97: 44 km
 5A: 24 km
 WA 9: 12 km
 I 5 Express: 12 km
 WA 542: 8 km
 WA 544: 6 km
 3: 6 km
 11: 4 km