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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Hancock, MI (CMX)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Hancock (Fairbanks International Airport – Houghton County Memorial Airport) is 2481 miles / 3992 kilometers / 2156 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Hancock (CMX) is 3295 miles / 5302 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Houghton County Memorial Airport (CMX).

How far is Hancock from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2480.726 miles
  • 3992.342 kilometers
  • 2155.692 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
  • 2473.622 miles
  • 3980.909 kilometers
  • 2149.519 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 Houghton County Memorial Airport
City: Hancock, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMX
ICAO Code: KCMX
Coordinates: 47°10′6″N, 88°29′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Hancock, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (611 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Hancock (CMX).

Distance:
2481
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2481

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