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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Fargo to Anchorage (Hector International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 2297 miles / 3696 kilometers / 1996 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Anchorage (ANC) is 2976 miles / 4790 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Anchorage.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

How far is Anchorage from Fargo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fargo and Anchorage. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2296.872 miles
  • 3696.457 kilometers
  • 1995.927 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
  • 2290.311 miles
  • 3685.898 kilometers
  • 1990.226 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Anchorage is 3 hours. Anchorage is 3 hours behind Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Anchorage, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 252 kg (555 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Anchorage (ANC).

Distance:
2297
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2297

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