Distance between Watson Lake YT and Whitehorse YT

The distance from Watson Lake to Whitehorse is 438 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 2 minutes and goes through Teslin, Upper Liard, Jakes Corner and McClintock.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Watson Lake 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 12 km, 08 min
Upper Liard 12 km 0:08 08 min 0.9 L
1 262 km, 2 h 55 min
Teslin 274 km 3:04 3 h 04 min 20.7 L
1 90 km, 1 h 03 min
Jakes Corner 364 km 4:07 4 h 07 min 26.5 L
1 38 km, 28 min
McClintock 401 km 4:36 4 h 36 min 31.7 L
1 37 km, 26 min
Whitehorse 438 km 5:02 5 h 02 min 34.3 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Watson Lake to Whitehorse?

Fuel cost: 41.7 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 438 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 Watson Lake to Whitehorse?

Driving time: 5 h 2 min

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

  • 320 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 33 min
  • 117 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 28 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 Watson Lake to Whitehorse by land?

The distance between Watson Lake and Whitehorse is 438 km by road.

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

How far is Watson Lake to Whitehorse by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Watson Lake and Whitehorse is 356 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 Watson Lake and Whitehorse respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Watson Lake from Whitehorse by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 26 min to cover the distance of 356 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 37 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 Watson Lake to Whitehorse?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 29 min to cover the distance of 356 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 41 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 Watson Lake and Whitehorse?

The halfway point between Watson Lake and Whitehorse is Teslin. It is located about 55 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Teslin to Watson Lake is 274 km and driving will take about 3 h 4 min. The road between Teslin and Whitehorse has length 164 km and will take approximately 1 h 58 min.

Where is Watson Lake in relation to Whitehorse?

Watson Lake is located 356 km east of Whitehorse.

Watson Lake has geographic coordinates: latitude 60.06243, longitude -128.7068.

Whitehorse has geographic coordinates: latitude 60.72157, longitude -135.05494.

Which highway goes from Watson Lake to Whitehorse?

The route from Watson Lake to Whitehorse follows 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 2: 26 km
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