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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Chattanooga, TN

 EST

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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