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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Distance from Fairbanks to Carlsbad (Fairbanks International Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 2898 miles / 4663 kilometers / 2518 nautical miles.

How far is Carlsbad from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2897.524 miles
  • 4663.113 kilometers
  • 2517.880 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
  • 2894.139 miles
  • 4657.665 kilometers
  • 2514.938 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM) is 5 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Carlsbad is 2 hours. Carlsbad is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Carlsbad

Fairbanks, AK

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Carlsbad, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 327 kg (721 pounds).

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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Map

Fairbanks to Carlsbad flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Carlsbad (CNM).

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Air miles:
2898
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2898

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