Distance between Williams Lake BC and Fort St. John BC

The distance from Williams Lake to Fort St. John is 677 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 58 minutes and goes through Quesnel, Prince George, Soda Creek, Macalister, Alexandria, Strathnaver and Hixon.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Williams Lake 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 32 km, 23 min
Soda Creek 32 km 0:23 23 min 1.7 L
97 46 km, 30 min
Macalister 78 km 0:53 53 min 3.6 L
97 41 km, 28 min
Quesnel 118 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 9.0 L
97 61 km, 42 min
Hixon 179 km 2:04 2 h 04 min 12.2 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Prince George 243 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 18.5 L
97 30 km, 24 min
Salmon Valley 273 km 3:14 3 h 14 min 20.3 L
97 267 km, 3 h 05 min
Chetwynd 540 km 6:19 6 h 19 min 42.8 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 578 km 6:47 6 h 47 min 43.9 L
97 99 km, 1 h 11 min
Fort St. John 677 km 7:58 7 h 58 min 53.6 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Williams Lake 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
97 32 km, 23 min
Soda Creek 32 km 0:23 23 min 1.7 L
97 46 km, 30 min
Macalister 78 km 0:53 53 min 3.6 L
97 41 km, 28 min
Quesnel 118 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 9.0 L
97 61 km, 42 min
Hixon 179 km 2:04 2 h 04 min 12.2 L
97 64 km, 45 min
Prince George 243 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 18.5 L
97 30 km, 24 min
Salmon Valley 273 km 3:14 3 h 14 min 20.3 L
97 44 km, 31 min
Bear Lake 317 km 3:45 3 h 45 min 24.9 L
97 37 km, 27 min
McLeod Lake 355 km 4:13 4 h 13 min 25.9 L
97 185 km, 2 h 06 min
Chetwynd 540 km 6:19 6 h 19 min 42.8 L
97 39 km, 27 min
East Pine 578 km 6:47 6 h 47 min 43.9 L
97 63 km, 45 min
Pine Valley 641 km 7:32 7 h 32 min 51.0 L
97 19 km, 12 min
Taylor 660 km 7:45 7 h 45 min 52.4 L
97 17 km, 12 min
Fort St. John 677 km 7:58 7 h 58 min 53.6 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Williams Lake to Fort St. John?

Fuel cost: 102.4 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 677 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 Williams Lake to Fort St. John?

Driving time: 7 h 58 min

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

  • 437 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 51 min
  • 204 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 33 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 16 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min

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

How far is Williams Lake to Fort St. John by land?

The distance between Williams Lake and Fort St. John is 677 km by road.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Williams Lake and Fort St. John respectively.

How far is Williams Lake to Fort St. John by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Williams Lake and Fort St. John is 466 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 Williams Lake and Fort St. John respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Williams Lake from Fort St. John by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 34 min to cover the distance of 466 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 7 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 Williams Lake to Fort St. John?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 56 min to cover the distance of 466 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 13 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 Williams Lake and Fort St. John?

The halfway point between Williams Lake and Fort St. John is McLeod Lake. It is located about 16 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from McLeod Lake to Williams Lake is 355 km and driving will take about 4 h 13 min. The road between McLeod Lake and Fort St. John has length 322 km and will take approximately 3 h 44 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Bear Lake is in 317 km from Williams Lake and 359 km from Fort St. John
  • Salmon Valley is in 273 km from Williams Lake and 404 km from Fort St. John
  • Prince George is in 243 km from Williams Lake and 434 km from Fort St. John

Where is Williams Lake in relation to Fort St. John?

Williams Lake is located 466 km south-west of Fort St. John.

Williams Lake has geographic coordinates: latitude 52.13012, longitude -122.1405.

Fort St. John has geographic coordinates: latitude 56.25098, longitude -120.83588.

Which highway goes from Williams Lake to Fort St. John?

The route from Williams Lake to Fort St. John follows 97.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 29: 3 km
The distance between Williams Lake and Fort St. John is ranked 6,148th in the ranking popularity.
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