Distance from Wakaw, SK to Athabasca, AB


737 km


7 hours 36 mins

Gas Cost

$49 - $117

There are 547.38 km (340.13 miles) from Wakaw to Athabasca in northwest direction and 737.08 km (458 miles) by car and ferry, following the 16 W route.

Wakaw and Athabasca are 7 hours 36 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop for 7 hours 33 mins and take a ferry for 3 minutes .

This is the fastest route from Wakaw, SK to Athabasca, AB. The halfway point is Blackfoot, AB.

Please note the time difference between Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB is 1 hour. The current time in Wakaw is 1:45 pm and the current time in Athabasca is 12:45 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.9 l/100 km will need 65.55 liters of gas to cover the route between Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Wakaw to Athabasca is $86.98.

During the route, an average car will release 1,567.93 kilograms of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 2.13 kilograms of CO2 per kilometer.

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Halfway Point Between Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB

If you want to meet halfway between Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 53.289146 and -110.197594, or 53º 17' 20.9256" N, 110º 11' 51.3384" W. This location is 228.82 miles away from Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB and it would take approximately 3 hours 48 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Blackfoot, AB, situated 219 miles from Wakaw, SK and 233 miles from Athabasca, AB. It would take 3 hours 46 mins to go from Wakaw to Blackfoot and 4 hours 2 mins to go from Athabasca to Blackfoot.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Wakaw, SK

Planning on renting a car to go from Wakaw, SK to Athabasca, AB? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Wakaw, SK:


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From $14


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From $18


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Wakaw, SK and Athabasca, AB in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 340.13 mi 547.38 km 295.56 nautical mi
Driving distance 458 mi 736.50 km 397.68 nautical mi

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