# 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3178

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