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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Aberdeen, SD (ABR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Aberdeen (Fairbanks International Airport – Aberdeen Regional Airport) is 2283 miles / 3675 kilometers / 1984 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Aberdeen (ABR) is 2869 miles / 4617 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Aberdeen Regional Airport (ABR).

How far is Aberdeen from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2283.343 miles
  • 3674.685 kilometers
  • 1984.171 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
  • 2277.483 miles
  • 3665.253 kilometers
  • 1979.078 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 Aberdeen Regional Airport
City: Aberdeen, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABR
ICAO Code: KABR
Coordinates: 45°26′56″N, 98°25′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Aberdeen, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 250 kg (551 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Aberdeen (ABR).

Distance:
2283
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2283

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