# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Athens, GA (AHN)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Athens (Fairbanks International Airport – Athens Ben Epps Airport) is 3386 miles / 5449 kilometers / 2942 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Athens (AHN) is 4276 miles / 6881 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 18 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Athens.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).

## How far is Athens from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3385.951 miles
• 5449.160 kilometers
• 2942.311 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
• 3379.753 miles
• 5439.185 kilometers
• 2936.925 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Athens Ben Epps Airport
City: Athens, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AHN
ICAO Code: KAHN
Coordinates: 33°56′54″N, 83°19′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Athens is 4 hours. Athens is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 381 kg (839 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Athens (AHN).

Distance:
3386
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3386

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