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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Altoona, PA (AOO)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Altoona (Fairbanks International Airport – Altoona–Blair County Airport) is 3164 miles / 5091 kilometers / 2749 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Altoona (AOO) is 4055 miles / 6526 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Altoona–Blair County Airport (AOO).

How far is Altoona from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3163.518 miles
  • 5091.189 kilometers
  • 2749.022 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
  • 3155.797 miles
  • 5078.763 kilometers
  • 2742.312 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 Altoona–Blair County Airport
City: Altoona, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AOO
ICAO Code: KAOO
Coordinates: 40°17′47″N, 78°19′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Altoona, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 354 kg (780 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Altoona (AOO).

Distance:
3164
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3164

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