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Distance between Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Punta Gorda to Brainerd (Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 1499 miles / 2412 kilometers / 1303 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Punta Gorda (PGD) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1818 miles / 2925 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Punta Gorda to Brainerd.

Shortest flight path between Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) (PGD) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Punta Gorda?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1499.025 miles
  • 2412.447 kilometers
  • 1302.617 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
  • 1500.742 miles
  • 2415.209 kilometers
  • 1304.109 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 Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)
City: Punta Gorda, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PGD
ICAO Code: KPGD
Coordinates: 26°55′12″N, 81°59′25″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 Punta Gorda and Brainerd is 1 hour. Brainerd is 1 hour behind Punta Gorda.

Time Difference

Punta Gorda, FL

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Brainerd, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (396 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Punta Gorda (PGD) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
1499
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1499

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