# 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
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
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.

CDT

PDT

## 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

Round trip?