Distance between Penticton BC and Whitehorse YT

The distance from Penticton to Whitehorse is 2,508 kilometers by road including 160 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 28 hours and 38 minutes and goes through Merritt, Williams Lake, Quesnel, Prince George and Fort St. John.

Shortest distance by air 1,581 km ✈️
Car route length 2,508 km 🚗
Driving time 28 h 38 min
Fuel amount 200.6 L
Fuel cost 182.6 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
97 211 km, 2 h 27 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
97 432 km, 5 h 06 min
Fort St. John 1,177 km 13:21 13 h 21 min 93.7 L
97 1,331 km, 15 h 17 min
Whitehorse 2,508 km 28:38 28 h 38 min 199.9 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 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 1,080 km 12:12 12 h 12 min 84.1 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 1,143 km 12:58 12 h 58 min 91.2 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 1,162 km 13:10 13 h 10 min 92.5 L
97 15 km, 10 min
Fort St. John 1,177 km 13:21 13 h 21 min 93.7 L
97 7 km, 05 min
Charlie Lake 1,184 km 13:27 13 h 27 min 94.6 L
97 356 km, 3 h 59 min
Muskwa 1,540 km 17:26 17 h 26 min 122.2 L
97 42 km, 31 min
Fort Nelson 1,582 km 17:58 17 h 58 min 124.2 L
97 167 km, 1 h 55 min
Toad River 1,749 km 19:53 19 h 53 min 139.1 L
97 141 km, 1 h 37 min
Fort Halkett 1,890 km 21:31 21 h 31 min 148.8 L
97 153 km, 1 h 45 min
Lower Post 2,043 km 23:16 23 h 16 min 162.2 L
97 1 27 km, 19 min
Watson Lake 2,070 km 23:35 23 h 35 min 165.3 L
1 12 km, 08 min
Upper Liard 2,082 km 23:44 23 h 44 min 166.5 L
1 262 km, 2 h 55 min
Teslin 2,343 km 26:40 26 h 40 min 186.3 L
1 90 km, 1 h 03 min
Jakes Corner 2,433 km 27:43 27 h 43 min 192.1 L
1 38 km, 28 min
McClintock 2,471 km 28:11 28 h 11 min 197.2 L
1 37 km, 26 min
Whitehorse 2,508 km 28:38 28 h 38 min 199.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Whitehorse?

Fuel cost: 182.6 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,508 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8.00 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 0.91 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Penticton to Whitehorse?

Driving time: 28 h 38 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
  • 1,715 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 19 h 3 min
  • 573 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 7 h 10 min
  • 38 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 32 min
  • 12 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 min
  • 12 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 14 min

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

How far is Penticton to Whitehorse by land?

The distance between Penticton and Whitehorse is 2,508 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 Whitehorse respectively.

How far is Penticton to Whitehorse by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Whitehorse is 1,581 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 Whitehorse respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Penticton from Whitehorse by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 58 min to cover the distance of 1,581 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 7 h 11 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 Whitehorse?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 6 h 35 min to cover the distance of 1,581 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 7 h 31 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 Whitehorse?

The halfway point between Penticton and Whitehorse is Charlie Lake. It is located about 70 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Charlie Lake to Penticton is 1,184 km and driving will take about 13 h 27 min. The road between Charlie Lake and Whitehorse has length 1,324 km and will take approximately 15 h 11 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Penticton in relation to Whitehorse?

Penticton is located 1,581 km south-east of Whitehorse.

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

Whitehorse has geographic coordinates: latitude 60.72157, longitude -135.05494.

Which highway goes from Penticton to Whitehorse?

The route from Penticton to Whitehorse follows 97, 1, 97C.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 5: 76 km
  • 2: 26 km
  • 5A: 23 km
  • 29: 3 km
The distance between Penticton and Whitehorse is ranked 229th in the ranking popularity.
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