Distance from Altona, BC to Richmond, BC


1,311 km


15 hours 20 mins

Gas Cost

$87 - $209

There are 869.61 km (540.35 miles) from Altona to Richmond in south direction and 1,311.62 km (815 miles) by car, following the 1 E and 97C E route.

Altona and Richmond are 15 hours 20 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Altona, BC to Richmond, BC. The halfway point is Quesnel, BC.

Altona, BC and Richmond, BC are in the same time zone (MST). Current time in both locations is 5:11 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.9 l/100 km will need 116.68 liters of gas to cover the route between Altona, BC and Richmond, BC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Altona to Richmond is $154.83.

During the route, an average car will release 2,790.87 kilograms of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 2,790.87 kilograms of CO2 per kilometer.

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Halfway Point Between Altona, BC and Richmond, BC

If you want to meet halfway between Altona, BC and Richmond, BC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 53.259197 and -122.448692, or 53º 15' 33.1092" N, 122º 26' 55.2912" W. This location is 407.30 miles away from Altona, BC and Richmond, BC and it would take approximately 7 hours 40 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Quesnel, BC, situated 418 miles from Altona, BC and 417 miles from Richmond, BC. It would take 8 hours 45 mins to go from Altona to Quesnel and 7 hours 34 mins to go from Richmond to Quesnel.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Altona, BC

Planning on renting a car to go from Altona, BC to Richmond, BC? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Altona, BC:


Small cars

From $14


Intermediate cars

From $18


Full-size cars

From $24



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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Altona, BC and Richmond, BC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 540.35 mi 869.61 km 469.55 nautical mi
Driving distance 815 mi 1,310.96 km 707.86 nautical mi

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