# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Chattanooga, TN (CHA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Chattanooga (Fairbanks International Airport – Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport) is 3267 miles / 5257 kilometers / 2839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Chattanooga (CHA) is 4109 miles / 6612 kilometers and travel time by car is about 73 hours 17 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Chattanooga.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA).

## How far is Chattanooga from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3266.661 miles
• 5257.181 kilometers
• 2838.651 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
• 3260.488 miles
• 5247.247 kilometers
• 2833.287 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
City: Chattanooga, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: CHA
ICAO Code: KCHA
Coordinates: 35°2′7″N, 85°12′13″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 366 kg (807 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Chattanooga (CHA).

Distance:
3267
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3267

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