# 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
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
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.

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## 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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