Distance between Penticton BC and Smithers BC
The distance from Penticton to Smithers is 1,107 kilometers by road including 160 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 29 minutes and goes through Merritt, Williams Lake, Quesnel and Prince George.
|Shortest distance by air||782 km ✈️|
|Car route length||1,107 km 🚗|
|Driving time||12 h 29 min|
|Fuel amount||88.6 L|
|Fuel cost||156.8 CAD|
|Penticton||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
97 15 km, 12 min
|Summerland||15 km||12 min||1.0 L|
97 26 km, 17 min
|Peachland||42 km||29 min||2.5 L|
97 97C 106 km, 1 h 01 min
|Merritt||147 km||1 h 31 min||10.9 L|
5A 5 146 km, 1 h 29 min
|Cache Creek||294 km||3 h 00 min||22.7 L|
97 117 km, 1 h 20 min
|100 Mile House||410 km||4 h 20 min||32.5 L|
97 94 km, 1 h 07 min
|Williams Lake||504 km||5 h 27 min||39.4 L|
97 116 km, 1 h 20 min
|Quesnel||620 km||6 h 47 min||49.1 L|
97 123 km, 1 h 25 min
|Prince George||743 km||8 h 13 min||58.6 L|
16 364 km, 4 h 16 min
|Smithers||1,107 km||12 h 29 min||88.3 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Smithers?
Fuel cost: 156.8 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,107 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.77 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Penticton to Smithers?
Driving time: 12 h 29 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
- 799 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 52 min
- 86 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 4 min
- 25 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 21 min
- 16 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 15 min
- 25 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 29 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Penticton to Smithers by land?
The distance between Penticton and Smithers is 1,107 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 Smithers respectively.
How far is Penticton to Smithers by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Smithers is 782 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 Smithers respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penticton from Smithers by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 58 min to cover the distance of 782 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 33 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 Smithers?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 3 h 15 min to cover the distance of 782 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 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 Penticton and Smithers?
The halfway point between Penticton and Smithers is Soda Creek. It is located about 20 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Penticton in relation to Smithers?
Penticton is located 782 km south-east of Smithers.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude -119.59442.
Smithers has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.78302, longitude -127.17022.
Which highway goes from Penticton to Smithers?
The route from Penticton to Smithers follows 97, 16, 97C.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- 5: 76 km
- 1: 72 km
- 5A: 23 km