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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Williston, ND (XWA)

Flight distance from Fargo to Williston (Hector International Airport – Williston Basin International Airport) is 337 miles / 542 kilometers / 293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Williston (XWA) is 429 miles / 690 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Williston Basin International Airport (XWA).

How far is Williston from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 336.810 miles
  • 542.043 kilometers
  • 292.680 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
  • 335.897 miles
  • 540.573 kilometers
  • 291.886 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 Williston Basin International Airport
City: Williston, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: XWA
ICAO Code: KXWA
Coordinates: 48°15′30″N, 103°44′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Williston is 1 hour. Williston is 1 hour behind Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 75 kg (164 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Williston (XWA).

Distance:
337
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
337

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