Distance between Squamish BC and Vancouver BC

The distance from Squamish to Vancouver is 66 kilometers by road including 17 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 51 minutes and goes through West Vancouver, Britannia Beach, Furry Creek and Lions Bay.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Squamish 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
99 12 km, 08 min
Britannia Beach 12 km 0:08 08 min 0.8 L
99 7 km, 05 min
Furry Creek 18 km 0:13 13 min 1.4 L
99 14 km, 09 min
Lions Bay 32 km 0:23 23 min 2.5 L
99 16 km, 11 min
West Vancouver 48 km 0:35 35 min 3.0 L
99 18 km, 15 min
Vancouver 66 km 0:51 51 min 4.7 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Squamish to Vancouver?

Fuel cost: 9.9 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 66 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 Squamish to Vancouver?

Driving time: 51 min

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

  • 43 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 28 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 7 min

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

How far is Squamish to Vancouver by land?

The distance between Squamish and Vancouver is 66 km by road including 17 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Squamish and Vancouver respectively.

How far is Squamish to Vancouver by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Squamish and Vancouver is 49 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 Squamish and Vancouver respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Squamish from Vancouver by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 min to cover the distance of 49 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 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 Squamish to Vancouver?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 12 min to cover the distance of 49 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 14 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 Squamish and Vancouver?

The halfway point between Squamish and Vancouver is Lions Bay. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Lions Bay to Squamish is 32 km and driving will take about 23 min. The road between Lions Bay and Vancouver has length 34 km and will take approximately 27 min.

Where is Squamish in relation to Vancouver?

Squamish is located 49 km north of Vancouver.

Squamish has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.70139, longitude -123.15125.

Vancouver has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.26243, longitude -123.11554.

Which highway goes from Squamish to Vancouver?

The route from Squamish to Vancouver follows 99.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 1: 10 km
  • 1A: 6 km
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