# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Columbus, GA (CSG)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Columbus (Fairbanks International Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 3424 miles / 5510 kilometers / 2975 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Columbus (CSG) is 4314 miles / 6943 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

## How far is Columbus from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3423.974 miles
• 5510.353 kilometers
• 2975.352 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
• 3418.242 miles
• 5501.127 kilometers
• 2970.371 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 Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 385 kg (850 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Columbus (CSG).

Distance:
3424
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3424

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