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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Asheville, NC (AVL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Asheville (Fairbanks International Airport – Asheville Regional Airport) is 3321 miles / 5345 kilometers / 2886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Asheville (AVL) is 4133 miles / 6651 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Asheville Regional Airport (AVL).

How far is Asheville from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3321.161 miles
  • 5344.891 kilometers
  • 2886.010 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
  • 3314.609 miles
  • 5334.345 kilometers
  • 2880.316 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Asheville, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 373 kg (822 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Asheville (AVL).

Distance:
3321
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3321

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