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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Burlington, IA (BRL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Burlington (Fairbanks International Airport – Southeast Iowa Regional Airport) is 2759 miles / 4440 kilometers / 2397 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Burlington (BRL) is 3446 miles / 5545 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Southeast Iowa Regional Airport (BRL).

How far is Burlington from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2758.811 miles
  • 4439.876 kilometers
  • 2397.341 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
  • 2752.509 miles
  • 4429.734 kilometers
  • 2391.865 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 Southeast Iowa Regional Airport
City: Burlington, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRL
ICAO Code: KBRL
Coordinates: 40°46′59″N, 91°7′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Burlington, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 306 kg (674 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Burlington (BRL).

Distance:
2759
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2759

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