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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Fresno, CA (FAT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Fresno (Fairbanks International Airport – Fresno Yosemite International Airport) is 2256 miles / 3630 kilometers / 1960 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Fresno (FAT) is 3174 miles / 5108 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT).

How far is Fresno from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2255.697 miles
  • 3630.192 kilometers
  • 1960.147 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
  • 2253.234 miles
  • 3626.229 kilometers
  • 1958.007 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 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City: Fresno, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAT
ICAO Code: KFAT
Coordinates: 36°46′34″N, 119°43′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Fresno is 1 hour. Fresno is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Fresno, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 247 kg (544 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Fresno (FAT).

Distance:
2256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2256

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