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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Bridgeport (Fairbanks International Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 3267 miles / 5257 kilometers / 2839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 4342 miles / 6988 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3266.507 miles
  • 5256.934 kilometers
  • 2838.517 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
  • 3258.118 miles
  • 5243.432 kilometers
  • 2831.227 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 Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Bridgeport, CT

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 366 kg (807 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
3267
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3267

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