Distance between Minot ND and Grand Forks ND

The distance from Minot to Grand Forks is 211 miles by road including 1 mile on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 16 minutes and goes through Rugby, Devils Lake, Lakota, Surrey, Norwich, Granville and Towner.

Shortest distance by air 197 mi ✈️
Car route length 210.6 mi 🚗
Driving time 4 h 16 min
Fuel amount 7.2 gal
Fuel cost 17.6 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Minot 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
US 2 9 mi, 10 min
Surrey 9 mi 0:10 10 min 0.3 gal
US 2 16 mi, 18 min
Norwich 24 mi 0:28 28 min 0.5 gal
US 2 23 mi, 26 min
Towner 47 mi 0:55 55 min 1.4 gal
US 2 15 mi, 17 min
Rugby 62 mi 1:13 1 h 13 min 1.8 gal
US 2 27 mi, 31 min
York 88 mi 1:44 1 h 44 min 2.7 gal
US 2 23 mi, 30 min
Grand Harbor 112 mi 2:14 2 h 14 min 3.5 gal
US 2 10 mi, 14 min
Devils Lake 122 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 4.1 gal
US 2 27 mi, 37 min
Lakota 148 mi 3:07 3 h 07 min 5.0 gal
US 2 63 mi, 1 h 09 min
Grand Forks 211 mi 4:16 4 h 16 min 7.0 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Minot 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
US 2 9 mi, 10 min
Surrey 9 mi 0:10 10 min 0.3 gal
US 2 16 mi, 18 min
Norwich 24 mi 0:28 28 min 0.5 gal
US 2 23 mi, 26 min
Towner 47 mi 0:55 55 min 1.4 gal
US 2 15 mi, 17 min
Rugby 62 mi 1:13 1 h 13 min 1.8 gal
US 2 16 mi, 18 min
Knox 78 mi 1:31 1 h 31 min 2.6 gal
US 2 11 mi, 12 min
York 88 mi 1:44 1 h 44 min 2.7 gal
US 2 23 mi, 30 min
Grand Harbor 112 mi 2:14 2 h 14 min 3.5 gal
US 2 10 mi, 14 min
Devils Lake 122 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 4.1 gal
US 2 27 mi, 37 min
Lakota 148 mi 3:07 3 h 07 min 5.0 gal
US 2 14 mi, 15 min
Petersburg 163 mi 3:23 3 h 23 min 5.5 gal
US 2 12 mi, 13 min
Shawnee 175 mi 3:36 3 h 36 min 5.8 gal
US 2 36 mi, 40 min
Grand Forks 211 mi 4:16 4 h 16 min 7.0 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Minot to Grand Forks?

Fuel cost: 17.6 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 210.6 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Minot to Grand Forks?

Driving time: 4 h 16 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 72 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 1 h 17 min
  • 96 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 1 h 55 min
  • 42 mi with a maximum speed 40 mph = 1 h 2 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Minot to Grand Forks by land?

The distance between Minot and Grand Forks is 210.6 mi by road including 1.2 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Minot and Grand Forks respectively.

How far is Minot to Grand Forks by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Minot and Grand Forks is 197 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Minot and Grand Forks respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Minot from Grand Forks by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 23 min to cover the distance of 197 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 26 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Minot to Grand Forks?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 19 min to cover the distance of 197 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 30 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Minot and Grand Forks?

The halfway point between Minot and Grand Forks is Grand Harbor. It is located about 6 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Grand Harbor to Minot is 112 mi and driving will take about 2 h 14 min. The road between Grand Harbor and Grand Forks has length 99 mi and will take approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Where is Minot in relation to Grand Forks?

Minot is located 197 mi west of Grand Forks.

Minot has geographic coordinates: latitude 48.23251, longitude -101.29627. Click here to see Minot on map.

Grand Forks has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.90782, longitude -97.0592. Click here to see Grand Forks on map.

Which highway goes from Minot to Grand Forks?

The route from Minot to Grand Forks follows US 2.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • ND 32: 6 mi
  • US 2 BUS: 4 mi
  • US 281: 3 mi
  • ND 297: 1 mi
  • I 29: 1 mi
  • US 81: 1 mi
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