# Distance between Great Falls, MT (GTF) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Great Falls to Minneapolis (Great Falls International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 887 miles / 1427 kilometers / 771 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Great Falls (GTF) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 987 miles / 1589 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 58 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Great Falls to Minneapolis.

Shortest flight path between Great Falls International Airport (GTF) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

## How far is Minneapolis from Great Falls?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 886.864 miles
• 1427.270 kilometers
• 770.664 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
• 884.446 miles
• 1423.378 kilometers
• 768.562 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 Great Falls International Airport
City: Great Falls, MT
Country: United States
IATA Code: GTF
ICAO Code: KGTF
Coordinates: 47°28′55″N, 111°22′15″W

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

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Great Falls and Minneapolis is 1 hour. Minneapolis is 1 hour ahead of Great Falls.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Great Falls (GTF) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
887
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
887

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