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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Charlotte, NC

 EST

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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