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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Austin, TX

 CST

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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3204

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