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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Distance from Fairbanks to Bluefield (Fairbanks International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 3252 miles / 5233 kilometers / 2826 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF) is 6 hours 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Bluefield

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Bluefield, WV

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 370 kg (815 pounds).

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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Map

Fairbanks to Bluefield flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Bluefield (BLF).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
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