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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Fargo to Block Island (Hector International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 1311 miles / 2111 kilometers / 1140 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Block Island (BID) is 1610 miles / 2591 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1311.480 miles
  • 2110.622 kilometers
  • 1139.645 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
  • 1308.315 miles
  • 2105.528 kilometers
  • 1136.894 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Block Island is 1 hour. Block Island is 1 hour ahead of Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (369 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
1311
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1311

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