Distance between Thunder Bay ON and Calgary AB

The distance from Thunder Bay to Calgary is 2,037 kilometers by road including 97 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 22 hours and 50 minutes and goes through Dryden, Kenora, Winnipeg, Portage la Prairie, Brandon, Regina and Moose Jaw.

Shortest distance by air 1,798 km ✈️
Car route length 2,037 km 🚗
Driving time 22 h 50 min
Fuel amount 163 L
Fuel cost 193.9 CAD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Thunder Bay 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
11 17 345 km, 3 h 55 min
Dryden 345 km 3:55 3 h 55 min 26.9 L
17 146 km, 1 h 40 min
Kenora 492 km 5:35 5 h 35 min 39.0 L
17A PTH 1 213 km, 2 h 21 min
Winnipeg 705 km 7:56 7 h 56 min 55.1 L
PTH 100 PTH 1 91 km, 1 h 01 min
Portage la Prairie 796 km 8:58 8 h 58 min 63.1 L
PTH 1 123 km, 1 h 22 min
Brandon 919 km 10:20 10 h 20 min 73.3 L
PTH 1 1 361 km, 4 h 05 min
Regina 1,280 km 14:25 14 h 25 min 101.9 L
6 1 104 km, 1 h 07 min
Moose Jaw 1,384 km 15:33 15 h 33 min 107.8 L
1 139 km, 1 h 32 min
Swift Current 1,524 km 17:05 17 h 05 min 121.4 L
1 221 km, 2 h 27 min
Medicine Hat 1,745 km 19:33 19 h 33 min 139.1 L
1 106 km, 1 h 10 min
Brooks 1,851 km 20:44 20 h 44 min 147.6 L
1 163 km, 1 h 49 min
Chestermere 2,014 km 22:33 22 h 33 min 160.4 L
1 23 km, 16 min
Calgary 2,037 km 22:50 22 h 50 min 162.9 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Thunder Bay 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
11 17 142 km, 1 h 35 min
Upsala 142 km 1:35 1 h 35 min 11.3 L
17 47 km, 31 min
English River 189 km 2:07 2 h 07 min 15.0 L
17 58 km, 39 min
Ignace 246 km 2:46 2 h 46 min 18.7 L
17 80 km, 53 min
Dinorwic 326 km 3:40 3 h 40 min 25.8 L
17 4 km, 03 min
Wabigoon 331 km 3:43 3 h 43 min 26.4 L
17 15 km, 12 min
Dryden 345 km 3:55 3 h 55 min 26.9 L
17 27 km, 19 min
Oxdrift 372 km 4:14 4 h 14 min 29.1 L
17 24 km, 16 min
Vermilion Bay 396 km 4:31 4 h 31 min 31.6 L
17 96 km, 1 h 04 min
Kenora 492 km 5:35 5 h 35 min 39.0 L
17A 17 60 km, 39 min
West Hawk Lake 552 km 6:15 6 h 15 min 43.6 L
PTH 1 86 km, 57 min
Richer 638 km 7:12 7 h 12 min 50.3 L
PTH 1 67 km, 44 min
Winnipeg 705 km 7:56 7 h 56 min 55.1 L
PTH 100 PR 241 28 km, 18 min
Headingley 733 km 8:15 8 h 15 min 58.3 L
PTH 1 29 km, 19 min
Elie 762 km 8:34 8 h 34 min 60.4 L
PTH 1 11 km, 07 min
Oakville 772 km 8:41 8 h 41 min 61.5 L
PTH 1 24 km, 15 min
Portage la Prairie 796 km 8:57 8 h 57 min 63.1 L
PTH 1 43 km, 28 min
Austin 840 km 9:26 9 h 26 min 66.6 L
PTH 1 22 km, 14 min
Sidney 861 km 9:41 9 h 41 min 67.7 L
PTH 1 58 km, 38 min
Brandon 919 km 10:19 10 h 19 min 73.3 L
PTH 1 27 km, 18 min
Alexander 946 km 10:37 10 h 37 min 75.5 L
PTH 1 16 km, 10 min
Griswold 962 km 10:48 10 h 48 min 76.8 L
PTH 1 7 km, 04 min
Oak Lake 969 km 10:52 10 h 52 min 77.1 L
PTH 1 29 km, 19 min
Virden 998 km 11:12 11 h 12 min 79.7 L
PTH 1 20 km, 13 min
Hargrave 1,018 km 11:25 11 h 25 min 80.6 L
PTH 1 17 km, 11 min
Kirkella 1,035 km 11:37 11 h 37 min 82.3 L
PTH 1 9 km, 05 min
Fleming 1,044 km 11:42 11 h 42 min 83.4 L
1 10 km, 06 min
Moosomin 1,054 km 11:49 11 h 49 min 83.6 L
1 56 km, 37 min
Broadview 1,110 km 12:26 12 h 26 min 85.0 L
1 52 km, 34 min
Grenfell 1,161 km 13:01 13 h 01 min 92.6 L
1 21 km, 13 min
Wolseley 1,182 km 13:15 13 h 15 min 94.3 L
1 17 km, 12 min
Indian Head 1,199 km 13:27 13 h 27 min 94.9 L
1 34 km, 25 min
Qu'Appelle 1,233 km 13:53 13 h 53 min 97.0 L
1 28 km, 19 min
Balgonie 1,261 km 14:13 14 h 13 min 100.3 L
1 19 km, 12 min
Regina 1,280 km 14:25 14 h 25 min 101.9 L
6 1 31 km, 19 min
Belle Plaine 1,311 km 14:44 14 h 44 min 103.7 L
1 73 km, 47 min
Moose Jaw 1,384 km 15:32 15 h 32 min 107.8 L
1 57 km, 37 min
Chaplin 1,441 km 16:10 16 h 10 min 113.7 L
1 38 km, 25 min
Morse 1,479 km 16:35 16 h 35 min 116.9 L
1 28 km, 18 min
Waldeck 1,507 km 16:54 16 h 54 min 119.8 L
1 16 km, 10 min
Swift Current 1,524 km 17:05 17 h 05 min 121.4 L
1 75 km, 49 min
Gull Lake 1,599 km 17:55 17 h 55 min 122.4 L
1 100 km, 1 h 06 min
Walsh 1,699 km 19:01 19 h 01 min 135.3 L
1 14 km, 09 min
Irvine 1,712 km 19:10 19 h 10 min 136.6 L
1 24 km, 15 min
Dunmore 1,736 km 19:26 19 h 26 min 138.7 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Medicine Hat 1,745 km 19:32 19 h 32 min 139.1 L
1 8 km, 05 min
Redcliff 1,753 km 19:38 19 h 38 min 140.1 L
1 47 km, 31 min
Suffield 1,800 km 20:10 20 h 10 min 140.4 L
1 51 km, 33 min
Brooks 1,851 km 20:43 20 h 43 min 147.6 L
1 54 km, 35 min
Bassano 1,905 km 21:19 21 h 19 min 151.6 L
1 80 km, 53 min
Strathmore 1,985 km 22:12 22 h 12 min 158.4 L
1 29 km, 20 min
Chestermere 2,014 km 22:32 22 h 32 min 160.4 L
1 23 km, 16 min
Calgary 2,037 km 22:49 22 h 49 min 162.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Thunder Bay to Calgary?

Fuel cost: 193.9 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,037 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Thunder Bay to Calgary?

Driving time: 22 h 50 min

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

  • 27 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 14 min
  • 56 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 33 min
  • 1,815 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 20 h 9 min
  • 103 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 17 min
  • 15 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 13 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 11 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 10 min

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

How far is Thunder Bay to Calgary by land?

The distance between Thunder Bay and Calgary is 2,037 km by road including 97 km on motorways.

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

How far is Thunder Bay to Calgary by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Thunder Bay and Calgary is 1,798 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 Thunder Bay and Calgary respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Thunder Bay from Calgary by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 14 min to cover the distance of 1,798 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 8 h 10 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 Thunder Bay to Calgary?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 7 h 29 min to cover the distance of 1,798 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 8 h 33 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 Thunder Bay and Calgary?

The halfway point between Thunder Bay and Calgary is Hargrave. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Hargrave to Thunder Bay is 1,018 km and driving will take about 11 h 25 min. The road between Hargrave and Calgary has length 1,019 km and will take approximately 11 h 25 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Thunder Bay in relation to Calgary?

Thunder Bay is located 1,798 km east of Calgary.

Thunder Bay has geographic coordinates: latitude 48.40641, longitude -89.2598.

Calgary has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05342, longitude -114.06259.

Which highway goes from Thunder Bay to Calgary?

The route from Thunder Bay to Calgary follows 1, 17, PTH 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 11: 64 km
  • PTH 100: 35 km
  • 17A: 33 km
  • 19: 26 km
  • 41: 16 km
  • 47: 8 km
  • 6: 7 km
  • PTH 83: 7 km
  • PR 254: 5 km
  • PR 241: 4 km
  • PR 250: 4 km
  • PR 427: 2 km
  • PR 206: 2 km
  • PR 334: 2 km
  • PTH 10: 2 km
  • 8: 1 km
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