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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Albany (Fairbanks International Airport – Albany International Airport) is 3157 miles / 5080 kilometers / 2743 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Albany (ALB) is 4214 miles / 6782 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3156.683 miles
  • 5080.189 kilometers
  • 2743.083 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
  • 3148.220 miles
  • 5066.568 kilometers
  • 2735.728 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 Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Albany, NY

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 353 kg (778 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
3157
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3157

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