Distance from Altona, BC to Saanich, BC


1,387 km


17 hours 28 mins

Gas Cost

$92 - $221

There are 950.06 km (590.34 miles) from Altona to Saanich in south direction and 1,387.25 km (862 miles) by car and ferry, following the 1 E and 97C E route.

Altona and Saanich are 17 hours 28 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop for 15 hours 44 mins and take a ferry for 1 hour 44 mins .

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

Please note the time difference between Altona, BC and Saanich, BC is 1 hour. The current time in Altona is 10:16 pm and the current time in Saanich is 9:16 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.9 l/100 km will need 123.45 liters of gas to cover the route between Altona, BC and Saanich, BC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Altona to Saanich is $163.82.

During the route, an average car will release 2,952.94 kilograms of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 2,952.94 kilograms of CO2 per kilometer.

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Halfway Point Between Altona, BC and Saanich, BC

If you want to meet halfway between Altona, BC and Saanich, BC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 53.010494 and -122.500465, or 53º 0' 37.7784" N, 122º 30' 1.674" W. This location is 430.95 miles away from Altona, BC and Saanich, BC and it would take approximately 8 hours 44 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 464 miles from Saanich, BC. It would take 8 hours 45 mins to go from Altona to Quesnel and 9 hours 41 mins to go from Saanich to Quesnel.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Altona, BC

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


Small cars

From $14


Intermediate cars

From $18


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Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 590.34 mi 950.06 km 512.99 nautical mi
Driving distance 862 mi 1,387.09 km 748.97 nautical mi

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