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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Charleston, WV (CRW)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Charleston (Fairbanks International Airport – Yeager Airport) is 3178 miles / 5114 kilometers / 2761 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Charleston (CRW) is 3987 miles / 6417 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Yeager Airport (CRW).

How far is Charleston from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3177.669 miles
  • 5113.962 kilometers
  • 2761.318 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
  • 3170.559 miles
  • 5102.520 kilometers
  • 2755.141 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′35″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Charleston, WV

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 356 kg (784 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Charleston (CRW).

Distance:
3178
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3178

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