# 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
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
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.

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## 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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2788

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