# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Beckley (Fairbanks International Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 3225 miles / 5191 kilometers / 2803 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Beckley (BKW) is 4051 miles / 6520 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Beckley.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

## How far is Beckley from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3225.481 miles
• 5190.908 kilometers
• 2802.866 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
• 3218.399 miles
• 5179.511 kilometers
• 2796.712 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 361 kg (797 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
3225
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3225

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