# Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Bismarck, ND (BIS)

Flight distance from Minneapolis to Bismarck (Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport – Bismarck Municipal Airport) is 386 miles / 621 kilometers / 335 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Bismarck (BIS) is 442 miles / 711 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS).

## How far is Bismarck from Minneapolis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 385.854 miles
• 620.972 kilometers
• 335.298 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
• 384.903 miles
• 619.441 kilometers
• 334.472 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 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

B Bismarck Municipal Airport
City: Bismarck, ND
Country: United States
IATA Code: BIS
ICAO Code: KBIS
Coordinates: 46°46′21″N, 100°44′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Minneapolis and Bismarck.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (180 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Bismarck (BIS).

Distance:
386
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
386

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