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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Asheville to Fairbanks (Asheville Regional Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3321 miles / 5345 kilometers / 2886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 4135 miles / 6655 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Fairbanks.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

How far is Fairbanks from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Asheville and Fairbanks. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3321.161 miles
  • 5344.891 kilometers
  • 2886.010 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
  • 3314.609 miles
  • 5334.345 kilometers
  • 2880.316 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Asheville, NC

 EST

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 373 kg (822 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
3321
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3321

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