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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Flight distance from Fargo to Washington D.C. (Hector International Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 1121 miles / 1805 kilometers / 974 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Washington D.C. (IAD) is 1337 miles / 2151 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Washington D.C..

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

How far is Washington D.C. from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1121.411 miles
  • 1804.735 kilometers
  • 974.479 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
  • 1119.395 miles
  • 1801.492 kilometers
  • 972.728 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 Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Fargo.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

Distance:
1121
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1121

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