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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Atlanta (Fairbanks International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 3372 miles / 5427 kilometers / 2930 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Atlanta (ATL) is 4225 miles / 6799 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3372.180 miles
  • 5426.998 kilometers
  • 2930.344 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
  • 3366.169 miles
  • 5417.324 kilometers
  • 2925.121 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 379 kg (836 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
3372
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3372

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