Distance between Salmon Valley BC and Fort St. John BC

The distance from Salmon Valley to Fort St. John is 413 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 51 minutes and goes through Summit Lake, Chetwynd, East Pine, Pine Valley and Taylor.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Salmon Valley 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 53 km, 38 min
Bear Lake 53 km 0:38 38 min 3.8 L
97 37 km, 27 min
McLeod Lake 90 km 1:06 1 h 06 min 4.8 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
Chetwynd 275 km 3:12 3 h 12 min 21.6 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 314 km 3:40 3 h 40 min 22.8 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 377 km 4:26 4 h 26 min 29.9 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 396 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 31.3 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Fort St. John 413 km 4:51 4 h 51 min 32.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 62.1 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 413 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.88 CAD / L)

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

Driving time: 4 h 51 min

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

  • 236 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 37 min
  • 169 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 6 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min

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

How far is Salmon Valley to Fort St. John by land?

The distance between Salmon Valley and Fort St. John is 413 km by road.

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

How far is Salmon Valley to Fort St. John by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Salmon Valley and Fort St. John is 266 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 Salmon Valley and Fort St. John respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

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

Boeing 737 airliner needs 19 min to cover the distance of 266 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 12 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 Salmon Valley to Fort St. John?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 6 min to cover the distance of 266 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 16 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 Salmon Valley and Fort St. John?

The halfway point between Salmon Valley and Fort St. John is Chetwynd. It is located about 69 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Chetwynd to Salmon Valley is 275 km and driving will take about 3 h 12 min. The road between Chetwynd and Fort St. John has length 137 km and will take approximately 1 h 38 min.

Where is Salmon Valley in relation to Fort St. John?

Salmon Valley is located 266 km south-west of Fort St. John.

Salmon Valley has geographic coordinates: latitude 54.09439, longitude -122.65651.

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

Which highway goes from Salmon Valley to Fort St. John?

The route from Salmon Valley to Fort St. John follows 97.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 29: 3 km
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