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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Fargo to Wales (Hector International Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 2835 miles / 4562 kilometers / 2463 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Wales (WAA) is 3692 miles / 5941 kilometers and travel time by car is about 152 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

How far is Wales from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2834.774 miles
  • 4562.127 kilometers
  • 2463.351 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
  • 2826.418 miles
  • 4548.679 kilometers
  • 2456.090 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 Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

 CDT

Wales, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 315 kg (693 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
2835
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2835

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