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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from Fargo to Kotzebue (Hector International Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 2673 miles / 4302 kilometers / 2323 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Kotzebue (OTZ) is 3590 miles / 5777 kilometers and travel time by car is about 137 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

How far is Kotzebue from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2673.183 miles
  • 4302.071 kilometers
  • 2322.933 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
  • 2665.504 miles
  • 4289.713 kilometers
  • 2316.260 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 Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Kotzebue is 3 hours. Kotzebue is 3 hours behind Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 295 kg (651 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
2673
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2673

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