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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Amarillo, TX (AMA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Amarillo (Fairbanks International Airport – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) is 2788 miles / 4487 kilometers / 2423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Amarillo (AMA) is 3534 miles / 5687 kilometers and travel time by car is about 63 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA).

How far is Amarillo from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2788.353 miles
  • 4487.418 kilometers
  • 2423.012 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
  • 2784.113 miles
  • 4480.595 kilometers
  • 2419.328 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 Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City: Amarillo, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AMA
ICAO Code: KAMA
Coordinates: 35°13′9″N, 101°42′21″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Amarillo, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 309 kg (681 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Amarillo (AMA).

Distance:
2788
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2788

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