Distance from Sidney, BC to Arviat, NU


2,868 km


1 day 13 hours

Gas Cost

$190 - $457

There are 2,300.36 km (1,429.38 miles) from Sidney to Arviat in northeast direction and 2,867.85 km (1,782 miles) by car and ferry, following the PR 280 route.

Sidney and Arviat are 1 day 13 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop for 1 day 11 hours and take a ferry for 1 hour 44 mins .

This is the fastest route from Sidney, BC to Arviat, NU. The halfway point is Marshall, SK.

Please note the time difference between Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU is 2 hours. The current time in Sidney is 1:19 pm and the current time in Arviat is 3:19 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.9 l/100 km will need 255.25 liters of gas to cover the route between Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Sidney to Arviat is $338.72.

During the route, an average car will release 6,105.61 kilograms of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 3,052.80 kilograms of CO2 per kilometer.

Best Hotels In or Near Arviat, NU

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Halfway Point Between Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU

If you want to meet halfway between Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 53.318695 and -109.618790, or 53º 19' 7.302" N, 109º 37' 7.644" W. This location is 891.05 miles away from Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU and it would take approximately 18 hours 38 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Marshall, SK, situated 919 miles from Sidney, BC and 882 miles from Arviat, NU. It would take 16 hours 49 mins to go from Sidney to Marshall and 21 hours 3 mins to go from Arviat to Marshall.

Weather in Sidney and Arviat

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU:


Mixed precipitation throughout the week.

Nov 29
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Dec 1
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Dec 3
Rain Rain Snow Rain Rain
41° 30° 44° 33° 35° 25° 40° 25° 40° 28°
88% Rain probability 93% Rain probability 54% Rain probability 81% Rain probability 73% Rain probability
14 109 degrees 12 203 degrees 9 25 degrees 11 69 degrees 8 31 degrees


Snow (2–4 in.) on Sunday.

Nov 29
Nov 30
Dec 1
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Dec 3
Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Fog Fog
-10° -23° -21° -24° -21° -24° -11° -25° -24°
6% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 20% Rain probability 13% Rain probability
17 349 degrees 12 336 degrees 7 313 degrees 6 305 degrees 12 221 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Sidney, BC

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


Small cars

From $14


Intermediate cars

From $18


Full-size cars

From $24



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From $40

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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Sidney, BC and Arviat, NU in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,429.38 mi 2,300.36 km 1,242.10 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,782 mi 2,867.99 km 1,548.59 nautical mi

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