Distance between Grand Forks ND and Melrose MN

The distance from Grand Forks to Melrose is 348 kilometers by road including 342 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 33 minutes and goes through Fargo, Hillsboro, Moorhead, Fergus Falls and Alexandria.

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Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
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Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Grand Forks 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
I 29 62 km, 38 min
Hillsboro 62 km 0:38 38 min 4.7 L
I 29 32 km, 21 min
Brooktree Park 94 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.2 L
I 29 26 km, 18 min
Fargo 120 km 1:18 1 h 18 min 8.8 L
I 29 13 km, 08 min
Moorhead 133 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 10.4 L
I 94 85 km, 50 min
Fergus Falls 218 km 2:18 2 h 18 min 17.1 L
I 94 76 km, 44 min
Alexandria 294 km 3:02 3 h 02 min 23.3 L
I 94 54 km, 30 min
Melrose 348 km 3:32 3 h 32 min 27.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 52.6 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 348 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)

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

Driving time: 3 h 33 min

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

  • 113 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 1 min
  • 164 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 38 min
  • 17 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 11 min
  • 49 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 36 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 2 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min

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

How far is Grand Forks to Melrose by land?

The distance between Grand Forks and Melrose is 348 km by road including 342 km on motorways.

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

How far is Grand Forks to Melrose by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Grand Forks and Melrose is 302 km.

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 Grand Forks and Melrose respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Grand Forks from Melrose by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 22 min to cover the distance of 302 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 22 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

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 Grand Forks to Melrose?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 15 min to cover the distance of 302 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 26 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

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 Grand Forks and Melrose?

The halfway point between Grand Forks and Melrose is Moorhead. It is located about 40 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Moorhead to Grand Forks is 133 km and driving will take about 1 h 27 min. The road between Moorhead and Melrose has length 214 km and will take approximately 2 h 5 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Fergus Falls is in 218 km from Grand Forks and 130 km from Melrose
  • Fargo is in 120 km from Grand Forks and 228 km from Melrose

Where is Grand Forks in relation to Melrose?

Grand Forks is located 302 km north-west of Melrose.

Grand Forks has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.90782, longitude -97.0592.

Melrose has geographic coordinates: latitude 45.67469, longitude -94.80752.

Which highway goes from Grand Forks to Melrose?

The route from Grand Forks to Melrose follows I 94, I 29, US 81.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • US 59: 17 km
  • MN 210: 5 km
  • US 52: 5 km
  • US 81 Business: 2 km
  • CR 13: 1 km
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