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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Distance from Fairbanks to Columbia (Fairbanks International Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 2841 miles / 4571 kilometers / 2468 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2840.595 miles
  • 4571.494 kilometers
  • 2468.409 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
  • 2834.665 miles
  • 4561.951 kilometers
  • 2463.257 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 Columbia Regional Airport (COU) is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Columbia is 3 hours. Columbia is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
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Fairbanks, AK

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Columbia, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 320 kg (706 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 Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Fairbanks to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Columbia (COU).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2841
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2841

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