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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Elko, NV (EKO)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Elko (Fairbanks International Airport – Elko Regional Airport) is 2088 miles / 3361 kilometers / 1815 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Elko (EKO) is 3002 miles / 4832 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Elko.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Elko Regional Airport (EKO).

How far is Elko from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2088.323 miles
  • 3360.830 kilometers
  • 1814.703 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
  • 2084.896 miles
  • 3355.314 kilometers
  • 1811.725 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 Elko Regional Airport
City: Elko, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EKO
ICAO Code: KEKO
Coordinates: 40°49′29″N, 115°47′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Elko is 1 hour. Elko is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Elko, NV

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 227 kg (501 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Elko (EKO).

Distance:
2088
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2088

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