Distance between Saskatoon SK and Red Deer AB
The distance from Saskatoon to Red Deer is 570 kilometers by road including 16 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 23 minutes and goes through Lacombe, Asquith, Biggar, Wilkie, Unity, Macklin and Provost.
Shortest distance by air  488 km ✈️ 
Car route length  570 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 23 min 
Fuel amount  45.6 L 
Fuel cost  77.6 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Saskatoon  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
14 96 km, 1 h 05 min


Biggar  96 km  1 h 05 min  5.1 L  
14 70 km, 46 min


Wilkie  166 km  1 h 52 min  12.0 L  
14 30 km, 20 min


Unity  196 km  2 h 12 min  14.8 L  
14 86 km, 57 min


Provost  282 km  3 h 10 min  20.3 L  
13 76 km, 51 min


Hardisty  357 km  4 h 01 min  28.2 L  
13 53 110 km, 1 h 13 min


Bashaw  468 km  5 h 14 min  36.0 L  
53 21 72 km, 47 min


Lacombe  540 km  6 h 02 min  42.7 L  
2 12 km, 07 min


Blackfalds  552 km  6 h 09 min  43.8 L  
2 18 km, 13 min


Red Deer  570 km  6 h 22 min  45.0 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Saskatoon to Red Deer?
Fuel cost: 77.6 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 570 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.7 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Saskatoon to Red Deer?
Driving time: 6 h 23 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 14 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 7 min
 531 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 54 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Saskatoon to Red Deer by land?
The distance between Saskatoon and Red Deer is 570 km by road including 16 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Saskatoon and Red Deer respectively.
How far is Saskatoon to Red Deer by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Saskatoon and Red Deer is 488 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 Saskatoon and Red Deer respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Saskatoon from Red Deer by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 36 min to cover the distance of 488 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 13 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 Saskatoon to Red Deer?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 2 min to cover the distance of 488 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 19 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 Saskatoon and Red Deer?
The halfway point between Saskatoon and Red Deer is Provost. It is located about 3 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Provost to Saskatoon is 282 km and driving will take about 3 h 10 min. The road between Provost and Red Deer has length 289 km and will take approximately 3 h 13 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Saskatoon in relation to Red Deer?
Saskatoon is located 488 km east of Red Deer.
Saskatoon has geographic coordinates: latitude 52.1318, longitude 106.66077.
Red Deer has geographic coordinates: latitude 52.26984, longitude 113.81836.
Which highway goes from Saskatoon to Red Deer?
The route from Saskatoon to Red Deer follows 14, 13.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 53: 79 km
 2: 29 km
 608: 28 km
 675: 16 km
 872: 12 km
 21: 8 km
 7: 3 km
 655: 3 km
 11: 2 km
 899: 2 km
 855: 2 km
 656: 2 km