# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Kalispell, MT (FCA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Kalispell (Fairbanks International Airport – Glacier Park International Airport) is 1682 miles / 2707 kilometers / 1462 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Kalispell (FCA) is 2261 miles / 3639 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Glacier Park International Airport (FCA).

## How far is Kalispell from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1682.108 miles
• 2707.090 kilometers
• 1461.712 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
• 1677.948 miles
• 2700.395 kilometers
• 1458.097 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 Glacier Park International Airport
City: Kalispell, MT
Country: United States
IATA Code: FCA
ICAO Code: KGPI
Coordinates: 48°18′37″N, 114°15′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Kalispell is 2 hours. Kalispell is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 191 kg (422 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Kalispell (FCA).

Distance:
1682
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1682

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