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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Columbus, GA

 EST

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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