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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Sault Ste Marie, MI (CIU)

Flight distance from Fargo to Sault Ste Marie (Hector International Airport – Chippewa County International Airport) is 589 miles / 948 kilometers / 512 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Sault Ste Marie.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Chippewa County International Airport (CIU).

How far is Sault Ste Marie from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 589.035 miles
  • 947.960 kilometers
  • 511.857 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
  • 587.348 miles
  • 945.245 kilometers
  • 510.392 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 Chippewa County International Airport
City: Sault Ste Marie, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CIU
ICAO Code: KCIU
Coordinates: 46°15′2″N, 84°28′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Sault Ste Marie is 1 hour. Sault Ste Marie is 1 hour ahead of Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Sault Ste Marie, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Sault Ste Marie (CIU).

Distance:
589
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
589

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