Distance between Whistler BC and Vancouver BC

The distance from Whistler to Vancouver is 124 kilometers by road including 17 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 33 minutes and goes through Squamish, West Vancouver, Tamarisk, Britannia Beach, Furry Creek and Lions Bay.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
50.11715, -122.95433 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
99 6 km, 05 min
Tamarisk 6 km 0:05 05 min 0.5 L
99 47 km, 33 min
Squamish 53 km 0:38 38 min 3.2 L
99 17 km, 12 min
Britannia Beach 69 km 0:51 51 min 5.7 L
99 7 km, 05 min
Furry Creek 76 km 0:56 56 min 6.2 L
99 14 km, 09 min
Lions Bay 90 km 1:05 1 h 05 min 7.3 L
99 16 km, 11 min
West Vancouver 106 km 1:17 1 h 17 min 7.9 L
99 18 km, 15 min
Vancouver 124 km 1:33 1 h 33 min 9.6 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 18.7 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 124 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Whistler to Vancouver?

Driving time: 1 h 33 min

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

  • 85 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 56 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 7 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
  • 17 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 16 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 Whistler to Vancouver by land?

The distance between Whistler and Vancouver is 124 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 Whistler and Vancouver respectively.

How far is Whistler to Vancouver by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Whistler and Vancouver is 96 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 Whistler and Vancouver respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Whistler from Vancouver by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 7 min to cover the distance of 96 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 26 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 Whistler to Vancouver?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 24 min to cover the distance of 96 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 27 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 Whistler and Vancouver?

The halfway point between Whistler and Vancouver is Britannia Beach. It is located about 8 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Britannia Beach to Whistler is 69 km and driving will take about 51 min. The road between Britannia Beach and Vancouver has length 54 km and will take approximately 42 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Squamish is in 53 km from Whistler and 71 km from Vancouver
  • Furry Creek is in 76 km from Whistler and 47 km from Vancouver

Where is Whistler in relation to Vancouver?

Whistler is located 96 km north of Vancouver.

Whistler has geographic coordinates: latitude 50.11715, longitude -122.95433.

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

Which highway goes from Whistler to Vancouver?

The route from Whistler to Vancouver follows 99.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 1: 10 km
  • 1A: 6 km
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