# 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
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
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.

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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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