Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Bluefield.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).
How far is Bluefield from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Bluefield. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3251.607 miles
- 5232.955 kilometers
- 2825.569 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
- 3244.606 miles
- 5221.688 kilometers
- 2819.486 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 Bluefield is 4 hours. Bluefield is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 364 kg (803 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Bluefield (BLF).