# Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Fargo to Detroit (Hector International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 738 miles / 1188 kilometers / 642 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Detroit (DTW) is 911 miles / 1466 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 48 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

## How far is Detroit from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 738.446 miles
• 1188.413 kilometers
• 641.692 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
• 736.894 miles
• 1185.915 kilometers
• 640.343 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
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
738
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
738

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