Distance between Penticton BC and Yakima WA
The distance from Penticton to Yakima is 453 kilometers by road including 58 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 12 minutes and goes through Omak, Oliver, Osoyoos, Okanogan and Ellensburg.
Shortest distance by air  329 km ✈️ 
Car route length  453 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 12 min 
Fuel amount  36.3 L 
Fuel cost  61.6 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 97 246 km, 2 h 46 min


Ellensburg  396 km  4 h 39 min  31.4 L  
I 90 US 97 57 km, 32 min


Yakima  453 km  5 h 11 min  36.0 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penticton to Yakima?
Fuel cost: 61.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 453 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.7 CAD / L)
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How long is a car ride from Penticton to Yakima?
Driving time: 5 h 12 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 54 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 29 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 min
 288 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 11 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 2 min
 22 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 16 min
 53 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 39 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 72 km/h = 4 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 4 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
 3 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Penticton to Yakima by land?
The distance between Penticton and Yakima is 453 km by road including 58 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Penticton and Yakima respectively.
How far is Penticton to Yakima by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penticton and Yakima is 329 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 Yakima respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penticton from Yakima by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 24 min to cover the distance of 329 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 29 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 Yakima?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 22 min to cover the distance of 329 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 34 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 Yakima?
The halfway point between Penticton and Yakima is Stayman. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Stayman to Penticton is 238 km and driving will take about 2 h 52 min. The road between Stayman and Yakima has length 215 km and will take approximately 2 h 19 min.
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Where is Penticton in relation to Yakima?
Penticton is located 329 km northeast of Yakima.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude 119.59442.
Yakima has geographic coordinates: latitude 46.60156, longitude 120.51084. Click here to see Yakima on map.
Which highway goes from Penticton to Yakima?
The route from Penticton to Yakima follows US 97.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 97: 63 km
 I 82: 49 km
 WA 20: 46 km
 US 2: 42 km
 US Highway 97: 13 km
 I 90: 7 km