# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Austin, TX (AUS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Austin (Fairbanks International Airport – Austin–Bergstrom International Airport) is 3204 miles / 5157 kilometers / 2784 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Austin (AUS) is 4031 miles / 6487 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 50 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Austin.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

## How far is Austin from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3204.108 miles
• 5156.512 kilometers
• 2784.294 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
• 3200.400 miles
• 5150.545 kilometers
• 2781.072 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 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 359 kg (791 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Austin (AUS).

Distance:
3204
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3204

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