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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Fargo, ND (FAR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Fargo (Fairbanks International Airport – Hector International Airport) is 2249 miles / 3620 kilometers / 1954 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Fargo (FAR) is 2858 miles / 4600 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 22 minutes.

Fairbanks – Fargo

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2249
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3620
Kilometers
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1954
Nautical miles

How far is Fargo from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2249.184 miles
  • 3619.711 kilometers
  • 1954.488 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
  • 2243.052 miles
  • 3609.843 kilometers
  • 1949.159 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport to Hector International Airport is 4 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fairbanks and Fargo is 3 hours. Fargo is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Fargo generates about 246 kg of CO2 per passenger, 246 kilograms is equal to 542 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Fargo

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Hector International Airport (FAR).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W