# 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
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
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.

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## 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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