Distance between Merritt BC and Penticton BC
The distance from Merritt to Penticton is 96 miles by road including 51 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 36 minutes and goes through Peachland and Summerland.
|Shortest distance by air||68 mi ✈️|
|Car route length||95.7 mi 🚗|
|Driving time||1 h 36 min|
|Fuel amount||3.3 gal|
|Fuel cost||12.5 USD|
|Merritt||0 mi||00 min||0.0 gal|
97C 70 mi, 1 h 06 min
|Peachland||70 mi||1 h 06 min||2.2 gal|
97 16 mi, 17 min
|Summerland||86 mi||1 h 24 min||2.9 gal|
97 9 mi, 12 min
|Penticton||96 mi||1 h 36 min||3.2 gal|
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Merritt to Penticton?
Fuel cost: 12.5 USD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 95.7 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.83 USD / gal)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Merritt to Penticton?
Driving time: 1 h 36 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 50 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 43 min
- 28 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 29 min
- 2 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 1 min
- 14 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 16 min
- 1 mi with a maximum speed 43 mph = 1 min
- 1 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Merritt to Penticton by land?
The distance between Merritt and Penticton is 95.7 mi by road including 51 mi on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Merritt and Penticton respectively.
How far is Merritt to Penticton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Merritt and Penticton is 68.4 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 Merritt and Penticton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Merritt from Penticton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 8 min to cover the distance of 68 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 30 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 Merritt to Penticton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 27 min to cover the distance of 68 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 31 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 Merritt and Penticton?
The halfway point between Merritt and Penticton is Peachland. It is located about 22 mi from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Peachland to Merritt is 70 mi and driving will take about 1 h 6 min. The road between Peachland and Penticton has length 25 mi and will take approximately 29 min.
Where is Merritt in relation to Penticton?
Merritt is located 68 mi north-west of Penticton.
Merritt has geographic coordinates: latitude 50.11353, longitude -120.78919.
Penticton has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.49489, longitude -119.59442.
Which highway goes from Merritt to Penticton?
The route from Merritt to Penticton follows 97C.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- 97: 27 mi
- 5A: 15 mi
- 8: 2 mi