Distance between Quesnel BC and Fort St. John BC

The distance from Quesnel to Fort St. John is 558 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 35 minutes and goes through Prince George, Strathnaver, Hixon, Salmon Valley, Summit Lake, Chetwynd and East Pine.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Quesnel 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 60 km, 42 min
Hixon 60 km 0:42 42 min 2.7 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Prince George 124 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 9.0 L
97 30 km, 24 min
Salmon Valley 154 km 1:51 1 h 51 min 10.8 L
97 44 km, 31 min
Bear Lake 199 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 15.4 L
97 222 km, 2 h 34 min
Chetwynd 421 km 4:57 4 h 57 min 33.3 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 460 km 5:24 5 h 24 min 34.4 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 523 km 6:10 6 h 10 min 41.5 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 541 km 6:22 6 h 22 min 42.9 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Fort St. John 558 km 6:35 6 h 35 min 44.1 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Quesnel 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 60 km, 42 min
Hixon 60 km 0:42 42 min 2.7 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Prince George 124 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 9.0 L
97 30 km, 24 min
Salmon Valley 154 km 1:51 1 h 51 min 10.8 L
97 44 km, 31 min
Bear Lake 199 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 15.4 L
97 37 km, 27 min
McLeod Lake 236 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 16.4 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
Chetwynd 421 km 4:57 4 h 57 min 33.3 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 460 km 5:24 5 h 24 min 34.4 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 523 km 6:10 6 h 10 min 41.5 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 541 km 6:22 6 h 22 min 42.9 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Fort St. John 558 km 6:35 6 h 35 min 44.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Quesnel to Fort St. John?

Fuel cost: 84.4 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 558 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Quesnel to Fort St. John?

Driving time: 6 h 35 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 343 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 48 min
  • 184 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 18 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 16 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 8 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min

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

How far is Quesnel to Fort St. John by land?

The distance between Quesnel and Fort St. John is 558 km by road.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Quesnel and Fort St. John respectively.

How far is Quesnel to Fort St. John by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Quesnel and Fort St. John is 380 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 Quesnel and Fort St. John respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Quesnel from Fort St. John by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 28 min to cover the distance of 380 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 43 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 Quesnel to Fort St. John?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 35 min to cover the distance of 380 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 48 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 Quesnel and Fort St. John?

The halfway point between Quesnel and Fort St. John is McLeod Lake. It is located about 43 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from McLeod Lake to Quesnel is 236 km and driving will take about 2 h 50 min. The road between McLeod Lake and Fort St. John has length 322 km and will take approximately 3 h 44 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Bear Lake is in 199 km from Quesnel and 359 km from Fort St. John

Where is Quesnel in relation to Fort St. John?

Quesnel is located 380 km south-west of Fort St. John.

Quesnel has geographic coordinates: latitude 52.97676, longitude -122.49481.

Fort St. John has geographic coordinates: latitude 56.25098, longitude -120.83588.

Which highway goes from Quesnel to Fort St. John?

The route from Quesnel to Fort St. John follows 97.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 29: 3 km
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