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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Eau Claire, WI

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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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2518

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