Distance between Gakona Junction AK and Eagle River AK

The distance from Gakona Junction to Eagle River is 182 miles by road including 22 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 16 minutes and goes through Palmer, Chugiak, Glennallen, Mendeltna Creek Lodge, Mendeltna, Tazlina and Tolsona.

Shortest distance by air 153 mi ✈️
Car route length 182.1 mi 🚗
Driving time 3 h 16 min
Fuel amount 6.2 gal
Fuel cost 23.9 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Gakona Junction 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
AK 1 16 mi, 17 min
Glennallen 16 mi 0:17 17 min 0.5 gal
AK 1 25 mi, 27 min
Mendeltna Creek Lodge 40 mi 0:44 44 min 1.0 gal
AK 1 17 mi, 18 min
Nelchina 57 mi 1:02 1 h 02 min 1.7 gal
AK 1 17 mi, 18 min
Eureka Roadhouse 75 mi 1:21 1 h 21 min 2.2 gal
AK 1 65 mi, 1 h 10 min
Sutton 140 mi 2:32 2 h 32 min 4.7 gal
AK 1 16 mi, 17 min
Palmer 155 mi 2:49 2 h 49 min 5.1 gal
AK 1 14 mi, 13 min
Eklutna 169 mi 3:02 3 h 02 min 5.7 gal
AK 1 7 mi, 06 min
Chugiak 175 mi 3:09 3 h 09 min 5.9 gal
AK 1 7 mi, 06 min
Eagle River 182 mi 3:15 3 h 15 min 6.0 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Gakona Junction 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
AK 1 16 mi, 17 min
Glennallen 16 mi 0:17 17 min 0.5 gal
AK 1 25 mi, 27 min
Mendeltna Creek Lodge 40 mi 0:44 44 min 1.0 gal
AK 1 17 mi, 18 min
Nelchina 57 mi 1:02 1 h 02 min 1.7 gal
AK 1 17 mi, 18 min
Eureka Roadhouse 75 mi 1:21 1 h 21 min 2.2 gal
AK 1 65 mi, 1 h 10 min
Sutton 140 mi 2:32 2 h 32 min 4.7 gal
AK 1 16 mi, 17 min
Palmer 155 mi 2:49 2 h 49 min 5.1 gal
AK 1 14 mi, 13 min
Eklutna 169 mi 3:02 3 h 02 min 5.7 gal
AK 1 4 mi, 03 min
Peters Creek 173 mi 3:06 3 h 06 min 5.8 gal
AK 1 3 mi, 02 min
Chugiak 175 mi 3:09 3 h 09 min 5.9 gal
AK 1 7 mi, 06 min
Eagle River 182 mi 3:15 3 h 15 min 6.0 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Gakona Junction to Eagle River?

Fuel cost: 23.9 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 182.1 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.86 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Gakona Junction to Eagle River?

Driving time: 3 h 16 min

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

  • 21 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 19 min
  • 102 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 1 h 49 min
  • 47 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 51 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 3 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 2 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 45 mph = 4 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 40 mph = 4 min

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

How far is Gakona Junction to Eagle River by land?

The distance between Gakona Junction and Eagle River is 182.1 mi by road including 21.7 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Gakona Junction and Eagle River respectively.

How far is Gakona Junction to Eagle River by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gakona Junction and Eagle River is 152.9 mi.

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 Gakona Junction and Eagle River respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Gakona Junction from Eagle River by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 18 min to cover the distance of 153 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 7 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

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 Gakona Junction to Eagle River?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 1 min to cover the distance of 153 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 10 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

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 Gakona Junction and Eagle River?

The halfway point between Gakona Junction and Eagle River is Eureka Roadhouse. It is located about 16 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Eureka Roadhouse to Gakona Junction is 75 mi and driving will take about 1 h 21 min. The road between Eureka Roadhouse and Eagle River has length 107 mi and will take approximately 1 h 54 min.

Where is Gakona Junction in relation to Eagle River?

Gakona Junction is located 153 mi east of Eagle River.

Gakona Junction has geographic coordinates: latitude 62.28883, longitude -145.35258.

Eagle River has geographic coordinates: latitude 61.31541, longitude -149.56132.

Which highway goes from Gakona Junction to Eagle River?

The route from Gakona Junction to Eagle River follows AK 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • AK 4: 14 mi
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