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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Abilene (Fairbanks International Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 3014 miles / 4850 kilometers / 2619 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Abilene (ABI) is 3810 miles / 6131 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3013.875 miles
  • 4850.362 kilometers
  • 2618.986 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
  • 3009.929 miles
  • 4844.011 kilometers
  • 2615.557 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 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

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Abilene is 3 hours. Abilene is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Abilene, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 336 kg (740 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
3014
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3014

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