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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Fargo to Buffalo (Hector International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 926 miles / 1491 kilometers / 805 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Buffalo (BUF) is 1095 miles / 1762 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

How far is Buffalo from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 926.203 miles
  • 1490.579 kilometers
  • 804.848 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
  • 923.898 miles
  • 1486.870 kilometers
  • 802.845 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Buffalo, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (321 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
926
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
926

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