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Distance between Grand Forks, ND (GFK) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Distance from Grand Forks to Minneapolis (Grand Forks International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 284 miles / 457 kilometers / 247 nautical miles.

How far is Minneapolis from Grand Forks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Grand Forks and Minneapolis. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 283.771 miles
  • 456.685 kilometers
  • 246.590 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
  • 283.461 miles
  • 456.187 kilometers
  • 246.321 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Grand Forks International Airport (GFK) to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Grand Forks and Minneapolis.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Airport information


A Grand Forks International Airport
City: Grand Forks, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GFK
ICAO Code: KGFK
Coordinates: 47°56′57″N, 97°10′33″W

B Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Map

Grand Forks to Minneapolis flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Grand Forks (GFK) → Minneapolis (MSP).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
284

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