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Distance between Norfolk, VA (ORF) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Norfolk to Gainesville (Norfolk International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 608 miles / 978 kilometers / 528 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Norfolk (ORF) to Gainesville (GNV) is 686 miles / 1104 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Norfolk International Airport (ORF) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

How far is Gainesville from Norfolk?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 607.912 miles
  • 978.339 kilometers
  • 528.261 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
  • 608.525 miles
  • 979.326 kilometers
  • 528.794 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Norfolk and Gainesville.

Time Difference

Norfolk, VA

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (251 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Norfolk (ORF) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
608
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
608

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