# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Elmira (Fairbanks International Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 3099 miles / 4988 kilometers / 2693 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Elmira (ELM) is 4136 miles / 6656 kilometers and travel time by car is about 73 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

## How far is Elmira from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3099.469 miles
• 4988.111 kilometers
• 2693.365 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
• 3091.397 miles
• 4975.120 kilometers
• 2686.350 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Elmira is 4 hours. Elmira is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 346 kg (763 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
3099
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3099

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