Distance from Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Name Canada Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Country flag Flag of Canada Flag of Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Country ISO code CA / CAN PM / SPM
Continent North America North America
Continent code NA NA
Capital Ottawa -
Total cities 2920 1
Cost of living Cost of living in Canada -
DD coordinates 56.000000 / -96.000000 46.946688 / -56.262285
DMS coordinates 56°00'0.00" N / -96°00'0.00" W 46°56'48.08" N / -56°15'44.23" W
UTM coordinates 15V 312928.56088889 6210141.3274931 21T 556140.88260377 5199503.8854762
Time zone America/Toronto -
Airports Airports in Canada: 1350 Airports in Saint Pierre and Miquelon: 2
Straight distance from Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon is 2883 kilometers (1791 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Canada from Saint Pierre and Miquelon, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 56.000000 / -96.000000 (CA) and 46.946688 / -56.262285 (PM).


When trying to get from Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 2883 km / 1791 mil. Surely, both CA and PM are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 56.000000 / -96.000000 and the arrival coordinates of 46.946688 / -56.262285.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 3 hours, 25 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Saint Pierre and Miquelon to Canada.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Canada (CA)
Arrives in Saint Pierre and Miquelon (PM)
Canada to Saint Pierre and Miquelon distance 2883 km / 1791 mil
Avg car duration 32 hours, 1 minute (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 48 hours, 2 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 28 hours, 49 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 3 hours, 12 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between CA and PM is 2883 kilometers = 1791 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from CA to PM is 2883 kilometers = 1791 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to PM takes approximately 3 hours, 12 minutes.
It will take you about 48 hours, 2 minutes to drive from Canada (CA) to Saint Pierre and Miquelon (PM), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Canada from Saint Pierre and Miquelon.