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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Fairbanks (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3372 miles / 5427 kilometers / 2930 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 4229 miles / 6806 kilometers and travel time by car is about 80 hours 19 minutes.

Atlanta – Fairbanks

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3372
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5427
Kilometers
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2930
Nautical miles

How far is Fairbanks from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3372.180 miles
  • 5426.998 kilometers
  • 2930.344 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
  • 3366.169 miles
  • 5417.324 kilometers
  • 2925.121 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Atlanta to Fairbanks is 6 hours 53 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Fairbanks is 4 hours. Fairbanks is 4 hours behind Atlanta.

Atlanta time to Fairbanks time converter

Time in Atlanta: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Fairbanks: 00:00

Current local times

Atlanta, GA

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Atlanta to Fairbanks generates about 379 kg of CO2 per passenger, 379 kilograms is equal to 836 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Fairbanks

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

Airport information

Origin Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W
Destination Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W