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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Fargo to Columbia (Hector International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 1215 miles / 1955 kilometers / 1056 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Columbia (CAE) is 1428 miles / 2298 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1214.969 miles
  • 1955.303 kilometers
  • 1055.779 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
  • 1214.477 miles
  • 1954.511 kilometers
  • 1055.352 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 Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
1215
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1215

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