Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Bismarck.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS).
How far is Bismarck from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Bismarck. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2143.184 miles
- 3449.121 kilometers
- 1862.376 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
- 2137.519 miles
- 3440.003 kilometers
- 1857.453 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Bismarck is 3 hours. Bismarck is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (516 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Bismarck (BIS).