There are several ways to calculate the distance from Minneapolis to Honolulu. Here are two standard methods:
Vincenty's formula (applied above)
3451.451 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.
3446.905 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).
How long does it take to fly from Minneapolis to Honolulu?
The estimated flight time from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport to Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport is
8 hours and 1 minutes.
What is the time difference between Minneapolis and Honolulu?
The time difference between Minneapolis and Honolulu is 5 hours. Honolulu is 5 hours behind Minneapolis.
Flight carbon footprint between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL)
On average, flying from Minneapolis to Honolulu generates about 453 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 453 kilograms equals 998 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.
Map of flight path from Minneapolis to Honolulu
See the map of the shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).