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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Athens, GA

 EST

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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