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Distance between Norfolk, VA (ORF) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Norfolk to Brainerd (Norfolk International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 1132 miles / 1823 kilometers / 984 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Norfolk (ORF) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1426 miles / 2295 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Norfolk to Brainerd.

Shortest flight path between Norfolk International Airport (ORF) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Norfolk?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Norfolk and Brainerd. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1132.474 miles
  • 1822.540 kilometers
  • 984.093 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
  • 1130.966 miles
  • 1820.113 kilometers
  • 982.783 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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

B Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Norfolk and Brainerd is 1 hour. Brainerd is 1 hour behind Norfolk.

Time Difference

Norfolk, VA

 EST

Brainerd, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Norfolk (ORF) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
1132
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1132

Round trip?