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Distance between Birmingham, AL (BHM) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Fort Dodge (Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 740 miles / 1191 kilometers / 643 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHM) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 915 miles / 1472 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Fort Dodge.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

How far is Fort Dodge from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Fort Dodge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 740.184 miles
  • 1191.211 kilometers
  • 643.203 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 740.580 miles
  • 1191.848 kilometers
  • 643.546 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

B Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Fort Dodge.

Time Difference

Birmingham, AL

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Fort Dodge, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHM) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
740
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
740

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