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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Bloomington, IL (BMI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Bloomington (Fairbanks International Airport – Central Illinois Regional Airport) is 2841 miles / 4572 kilometers / 2469 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Bloomington (BMI) is 3551 miles / 5715 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 51 minutes.

Fairbanks – Bloomington

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2841
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2469
Nautical miles

How far is Bloomington from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2840.978 miles
  • 4572.110 kilometers
  • 2468.742 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
  • 2834.452 miles
  • 4561.608 kilometers
  • 2463.071 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 to Central Illinois Regional Airport is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fairbanks and Bloomington is 3 hours. Bloomington is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Bloomington generates about 315 kg of CO2 per passenger, 315 kilograms is equal to 695 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Bloomington

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Central Illinois Regional Airport
City: Bloomington, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BMI
ICAO Code: KBMI
Coordinates: 40°28′37″N, 88°54′57″W