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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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