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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Branson, MO (BKG)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Branson (Fairbanks International Airport – Branson Airport) is 2947 miles / 4742 kilometers / 2560 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Branson (BKG) is 3666 miles / 5900 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Branson Airport (BKG).

How far is Branson from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2946.552 miles
  • 4742.016 kilometers
  • 2560.484 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
  • 2941.077 miles
  • 4733.205 kilometers
  • 2555.726 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 Branson Airport
City: Branson, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKG
ICAO Code: KBBG
Coordinates: 36°31′55″N, 93°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Branson is 3 hours. Branson is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Branson, MO

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 328 kg (723 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Branson (BKG).

Distance:
2947
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2947

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