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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Fargo to Oakland (Hector International Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 1439 miles / 2316 kilometers / 1251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Oakland (OAK) is 1781 miles / 2866 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

How far is Oakland from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1439.146 miles
  • 2316.081 kilometers
  • 1250.584 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
  • 1436.392 miles
  • 2311.649 kilometers
  • 1248.191 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 Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Oakland is 2 hours. Oakland is 2 hours behind Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Oakland, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Oakland (OAK).

Distance:
1439
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1439

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