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Distance between Kalispell, MT (FCA) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Kalispell to Brainerd (Glacier Park International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 951 miles / 1530 kilometers / 826 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Kalispell (FCA) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1097 miles / 1766 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kalispell to Brainerd.

Shortest flight path between Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Kalispell?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kalispell and Brainerd. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 950.831 miles
  • 1530.214 kilometers
  • 826.249 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
  • 948.104 miles
  • 1525.825 kilometers
  • 823.880 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 Glacier Park International Airport
City: Kalispell, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FCA
ICAO Code: KGPI
Coordinates: 48°18′37″N, 114°15′21″W

B Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kalispell and Brainerd is 1 hour. Brainerd is 1 hour ahead of Kalispell.

Time Difference

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Brainerd, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kalispell (FCA) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
951
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
951

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