Distance between Penticton BC and Wenatchee WA
The distance from Penticton to Wenatchee is 292 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 32 minutes and goes through Omak, Oliver, Osoyoos, Okanogan and East Wenatchee.
Shortest distance by air  236 km ✈️ 
Car route length  292 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 32 min 
Fuel amount  23.3 L 
Fuel cost  43.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Penticton  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
97 12 km, 10 min


Kaleden  12 km  10 min  0.9 L  
97 6 km, 04 min


Okanagan Falls  18 km  15 min  1.2 L  
97 21 km, 16 min


Oliver  38 km  31 min  2.8 L  
97 20 km, 15 min


Osoyoos  59 km  47 min  4.2 L  
97 US 97 14 km, 10 min


Oroville  73 km  58 min  5.7 L  
US 97 60 km, 42 min


Omak  132 km  1 h 41 min  10.0 L  
US 97 18 km, 12 min


Okanogan  150 km  1 h 53 min  11.2 L  
US 97 136 km, 1 h 34 min


East Wenatchee  286 km  3 h 27 min  22.6 L  
WA 28 5 km, 05 min


Wenatchee  292 km  3 h 32 min  23.2 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Wenatchee?
Fuel cost: 43.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 292 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.87 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Penticton to Wenatchee?
Driving time: 3 h 32 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 189 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 6 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 14 min
 50 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 37 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 72 km/h = 3 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 9 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 56 km/h = 2 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 48 km/h = 1 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 4 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Penticton to Wenatchee by land?
The distance between Penticton and Wenatchee is 292 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Penticton and Wenatchee respectively.
How far is Penticton to Wenatchee by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Wenatchee is 236 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 Wenatchee respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penticton from Wenatchee by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 17 min to cover the distance of 236 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 4 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 Wenatchee?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 59 min to cover the distance of 236 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 7 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 Wenatchee?
The halfway point between Penticton and Wenatchee is Okanogan. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Okanogan to Penticton is 150 km and driving will take about 1 h 53 min. The road between Okanogan and Wenatchee has length 141 km and will take approximately 1 h 39 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Penticton in relation to Wenatchee?
Penticton is located 236 km northeast of Wenatchee.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude 119.59442.
Wenatchee has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.42346, longitude 120.31035.
Which highway goes from Penticton to Wenatchee?
The route from Penticton to Wenatchee follows US 97.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 97: 63 km
 WA 20: 46 km
 US 2: 17 km
 WA 28: 6 km