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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Fargo to Beckley (Hector International Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 1018 miles / 1638 kilometers / 885 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Beckley (BKW) is 1200 miles / 1932 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

How far is Beckley from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1017.902 miles
  • 1638.155 kilometers
  • 884.533 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
  • 1016.656 miles
  • 1636.149 kilometers
  • 883.450 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Beckley, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
1018
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1018

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