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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Distance from Fairbanks to Colorado Springs (Fairbanks International Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 2492 miles / 4010 kilometers / 2165 nautical miles.

How far is Colorado Springs from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2491.766 miles
  • 4010.109 kilometers
  • 2165.286 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
  • 2487.319 miles
  • 4002.952 kilometers
  • 2161.421 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 Colorado Springs Airport (COS) is 5 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 279 kg (614 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Map

Fairbanks to Colorado Springs flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Colorado Springs (COS).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2492

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