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

Flight distance from Fargo to Columbus (Hector International Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 852 miles / 1372 kilometers / 741 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Columbus (LCK) is 974 miles / 1567 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

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)
  • 852.356 miles
  • 1371.733 kilometers
  • 740.677 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
  • 851.064 miles
  • 1369.655 kilometers
  • 739.555 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″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

 CDT

Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
852
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
852

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