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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Nashville, TN (BNA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Nashville (Fairbanks International Airport – Nashville International Airport) is 3159 miles / 5085 kilometers / 2745 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Nashville (BNA) is 3976 miles / 6399 kilometers and travel time by car is about 70 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Nashville International Airport (BNA).

How far is Nashville from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3159.369 miles
  • 5084.512 kilometers
  • 2745.417 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
  • 3153.187 miles
  • 5074.562 kilometers
  • 2740.044 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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Nashville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 353 kg (779 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Nashville (BNA).

Distance:
3159
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3159

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