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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Fargo to Columbus (Hector International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 846 miles / 1361 kilometers / 735 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Columbus (CMH) is 968 miles / 1558 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 845.776 miles
  • 1361.145 kilometers
  • 734.959 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
  • 844.451 miles
  • 1359.013 kilometers
  • 733.808 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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (306 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
846
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
846

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