# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Eau Claire, WI (EAU)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Eau Claire (Fairbanks International Airport – Chippewa Valley Regional Airport) is 2518 miles / 4053 kilometers / 2188 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Eau Claire (EAU) is 3181 miles / 5120 kilometers and travel time by car is about 57 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU).

## How far is Eau Claire from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2518.127 miles
• 4052.533 kilometers
• 2188.193 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
• 2511.496 miles
• 4041.861 kilometers
• 2182.430 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 Chippewa Valley Regional Airport
City: Eau Claire, WI
Country: United States
IATA Code: EAU
ICAO Code: KEAU
Coordinates: 44°51′56″N, 91°29′3″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (611 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Eau Claire (EAU).

Distance:
2518
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2518

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