# 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
Country: 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.

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## 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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