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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Fayetteville, NC (FAY)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Fayetteville (Fairbanks International Airport – Fayetteville Regional Airport) is 3455 miles / 5561 kilometers / 3003 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Fayetteville (FAY) is 4319 miles / 6951 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Fayetteville Regional Airport (FAY).

How far is Fayetteville from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3455.248 miles
  • 5560.683 kilometers
  • 3002.529 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
  • 3448.348 miles
  • 5549.579 kilometers
  • 2996.533 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 Fayetteville Regional Airport
City: Fayetteville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAY
ICAO Code: KFAY
Coordinates: 34°59′28″N, 78°52′49″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Fayetteville, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 389 kg (858 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Fayetteville (FAY).

Distance:
3455
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3455

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