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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Distance from Fairbanks to Anchorage (Fairbanks International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 261 miles / 420 kilometers / 227 nautical miles.

How far is Anchorage from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 260.964 miles
  • 419.981 kilometers
  • 226.772 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
  • 260.317 miles
  • 418.939 kilometers
  • 226.209 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fairbanks and Anchorage.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).

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 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Map

Fairbanks to Anchorage flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Anchorage (ANC).

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Air miles:
261
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
261

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