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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Waco (Fairbanks International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 3129 miles / 5036 kilometers / 2719 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Waco (ACT) is 3951 miles / 6358 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 8 minutes.

Fairbanks – Waco

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3129
Miles
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5036
Kilometers
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2719
Nautical miles

How far is Waco from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3129.353 miles
  • 5036.206 kilometers
  • 2719.334 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
  • 3125.280 miles
  • 5029.651 kilometers
  • 2715.794 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 Fairbanks to Waco is 6 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Fairbanks time to Waco time converter

Time in Fairbanks: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Waco: 00:00

Current local times

Fairbanks, AK

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Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Waco generates about 350 kg of CO2 per passenger, 350 kilograms is equal to 771 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Waco

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W