# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Charlotte (Fairbanks International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 3381 miles / 5442 kilometers / 2938 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Charlotte (CLT) is 4251 miles / 6841 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

## How far is Charlotte from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3381.306 miles
• 5441.685 kilometers
• 2938.275 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
• 3374.606 miles
• 5430.902 kilometers
• 2932.452 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 380 kg (838 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Charlotte (CLT).

Distance:
3381
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3381

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