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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and El Dorado, AR (ELD)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to El Dorado (Fairbanks International Airport – South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field) is 3155 miles / 5078 kilometers / 2742 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to El Dorado (ELD) is 3994 miles / 6428 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to El Dorado.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD).

How far is El Dorado from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3155.056 miles
  • 5077.571 kilometers
  • 2741.669 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
  • 3150.124 miles
  • 5069.632 kilometers
  • 2737.382 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 South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
City: El Dorado, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELD
ICAO Code: KELD
Coordinates: 33°13′15″N, 92°48′47″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and El Dorado is 3 hours. El Dorado is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

El Dorado, AR

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 353 kg (778 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → El Dorado (ELD).

Distance:
3155
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3155

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