Distance between Gakona Junction AK and Nelchina AK

The distance from Gakona Junction to Nelchina is 59 miles by road. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 4 minutes and goes through Glennallen, Mendeltna Creek Lodge, Mendeltna, Tazlina and Tolsona.

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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 19 mi, 20 min
Nelchina 59 mi 1:04 1 h 04 min 1.7 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Gakona Junction to Nelchina?

Fuel cost: 7.5 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 59 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.75 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Gakona Junction to Nelchina?

Driving time: 1 h 4 min

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

  • 53 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 57 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 1 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 Nelchina by land?

The distance between Gakona Junction and Nelchina is 59 mi by road.

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

How far is Gakona Junction to Nelchina by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gakona Junction and Nelchina is 50.3 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 Nelchina respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Gakona Junction from Nelchina by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 6 min to cover the distance of 50 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 22 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 Nelchina?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 20 min to cover the distance of 50 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 23 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 Nelchina?

The halfway point between Gakona Junction and Nelchina is Mendeltna Creek Lodge. It is located about 11 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Mendeltna Creek Lodge to Gakona Junction is 40 mi and driving will take about 44 min. The road between Mendeltna Creek Lodge and Nelchina has length 19 mi and will take approximately 20 min.

Where is Gakona Junction in relation to Nelchina?

Gakona Junction is located 50 mi east of Nelchina.

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

Nelchina has geographic coordinates: latitude 61.99014, longitude -146.77659.

Which highway goes from Gakona Junction to Nelchina?

The route from Gakona Junction to Nelchina follows AK 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • AK 4: 14 mi
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