# 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
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
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.

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## 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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3157

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