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

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

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Great Falls (GTF) is 990 miles / 1594 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 57 minutes.

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

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

How far is Great Falls from Minneapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Minneapolis and Great Falls. 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 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 Great Falls International Airport
City: Great Falls, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTF
ICAO Code: KGTF
Coordinates: 47°28′55″N, 111°22′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Minneapolis, MN

 CDT

Great Falls, MT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Great Falls (GTF).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
887

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