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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Erie, PA (ERI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Erie (Fairbanks International Airport – Erie International Airport) is 3007 miles / 4840 kilometers / 2613 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Erie (ERI) is 3934 miles / 6331 kilometers and travel time by car is about 70 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Erie International Airport (ERI).

How far is Erie from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3007.179 miles
  • 4839.585 kilometers
  • 2613.167 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
  • 2999.481 miles
  • 4827.196 kilometers
  • 2606.477 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 Erie International Airport
City: Erie, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ERI
ICAO Code: KERI
Coordinates: 42°4′55″N, 80°10′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Erie, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 335 kg (739 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Erie (ERI).

Distance:
3007
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3007

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