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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Fargo to Minneapolis (Hector International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 223 miles / 359 kilometers / 194 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 249 miles / 400 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

How far is Minneapolis from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 223.248 miles
  • 359.282 kilometers
  • 193.997 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
  • 222.902 miles
  • 358.727 kilometers
  • 193.697 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Minneapolis.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Minneapolis, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
223
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
223

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