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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Fargo to Lancaster (Hector International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 1128 miles / 1816 kilometers / 980 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Lancaster (LNS) is 1337 miles / 2151 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

How far is Lancaster from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1128.236 miles
  • 1815.720 kilometers
  • 980.410 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
  • 1125.879 miles
  • 1811.927 kilometers
  • 978.362 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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Lancaster, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
1128
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1128

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