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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Flight distance from Fargo to Grand Rapids (Hector International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 620 miles / 997 kilometers / 538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 713 miles / 1148 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

How far is Grand Rapids from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 619.673 miles
  • 997.267 kilometers
  • 538.481 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
  • 618.372 miles
  • 995.174 kilometers
  • 537.351 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 Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City: Grand Rapids, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRR
ICAO Code: KGRR
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N, 85°31′22″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (254 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
620
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
620

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