Distance between Penticton BC and Wasa BC
The distance from Penticton to Wasa is 545 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 28 minutes and goes through Castlegar, Cranbrook, Oliver, Osoyoos, Greenwood, Grand Forks and Salmo.
Shortest distance by air  279 km ✈️ 
Car route length  545 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 28 min 
Fuel amount  43.6 L 
Fuel cost  77.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Penticton  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
97 38 km, 31 min


Oliver  38 km  31 min  2.8 L  
97 21 km, 17 min


Osoyoos  60 km  49 min  4.2 L  
97 3 86 km, 1 h 01 min


Greenwood  146 km  1 h 50 min  11.5 L  
3 41 km, 29 min


Grand Forks  186 km  2 h 20 min  14.6 L  
3 94 km, 1 h 05 min


Castlegar  281 km  3 h 25 min  22.3 L  
3 40 km, 27 min


Salmo  321 km  3 h 53 min  25.2 L  
3 81 km, 54 min


Creston  402 km  4 h 47 min  31.9 L  
21 3 106 km, 1 h 13 min


Cranbrook  508 km  6 h 01 min  40.4 L  
3 95 38 km, 26 min


Wasa  546 km  6 h 28 min  43.6 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Wasa?
Fuel cost: 77.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 545 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Penticton to Wasa?
Driving time: 6 h 28 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 405 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 30 min
 96 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 12 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 10 min
 15 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 15 min
 16 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 19 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Penticton to Wasa by land?
The distance between Penticton and Wasa is 545 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Penticton and Wasa respectively.
How far is Penticton to Wasa by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Wasa is 279 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 Wasa respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penticton from Wasa by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 20 min to cover the distance of 279 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 16 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 Wasa?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 9 min to cover the distance of 279 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 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 Wasa?
The halfway point between Penticton and Wasa is Castlegar. It is located about 8 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Castlegar to Penticton is 281 km and driving will take about 3 h 25 min. The road between Castlegar and Wasa has length 264 km and will take approximately 3 h 2 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Penticton in relation to Wasa?
Penticton is located 279 km west of Wasa.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude 119.59442.
Wasa has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.78953, longitude 115.7466.
Which highway goes from Penticton to Wasa?
The route from Penticton to Wasa follows 3, 95.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 97: 59 km
 93: 30 km
 6: 14 km
 21: 4 km