Distance between Whitehorse YT and Watson Lake YT

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

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Whitehorse 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 37 km, 26 min
McClintock 37 km 0:26 26 min 2.5 L
1 38 km, 28 min
Jakes Corner 75 km 0:54 54 min 3.4 L
1 90 km, 1 h 03 min
Teslin 164 km 1:58 1 h 58 min 11.9 L
1 262 km, 2 h 55 min
Upper Liard 426 km 4:53 4 h 53 min 34.1 L
1 12 km, 08 min
Watson Lake 438 km 5:02 5 h 02 min 34.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 60 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 438 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.71 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Whitehorse to Watson Lake?

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 Whitehorse to Watson Lake by land?

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

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

How far is Whitehorse to Watson Lake by plane?

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

How many hours is Whitehorse from Watson Lake 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 Whitehorse to Watson Lake?

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 Whitehorse and Watson Lake?

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

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

Where is Whitehorse in relation to Watson Lake?

Whitehorse is located 356 km west of Watson Lake.

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

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

Which highway goes from Whitehorse to Watson Lake?

The route from Whitehorse to Watson Lake follows 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 2: 26 km
The distance between Whitehorse and Watson Lake is ranked 1,210th in the ranking popularity.
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