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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Boston (Fairbanks International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 3260 miles / 5246 kilometers / 2833 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Boston (BOS) is 4389 miles / 7064 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 8 minutes.

Fairbanks – Boston

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3260
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5246
Kilometers
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2833
Nautical miles

How far is Boston from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3259.831 miles
  • 5246.189 kilometers
  • 2832.716 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
  • 3251.098 miles
  • 5232.135 kilometers
  • 2825.127 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 Logan International Airport is 6 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fairbanks and Boston is 4 hours. Boston is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Boston generates about 365 kg of CO2 per passenger, 365 kilograms is equal to 806 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 Boston

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

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 Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W