Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Grand Forks, ND (GFK)

Flight distance from Fargo to Grand Forks (Hector International Airport – Grand Forks International Airport) is 73 miles / 118 kilometers / 63 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Grand Forks (GFK) is 83 miles / 133 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Grand Forks.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Grand Forks International Airport (GFK).

How far is Grand Forks from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 73.038 miles
• 117.544 kilometers
• 63.469 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
• 73.037 miles
• 117.541 kilometers
• 63.467 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 Grand Forks International Airport
City: Grand Forks, ND
Country: United States
IATA Code: GFK
ICAO Code: KGFK
Coordinates: 47°56′57″N, 97°10′33″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Grand Forks.

CDT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (79 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Grand Forks (GFK).

Distance:
73
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
73

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