Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Fort Dodge (Fairbanks International Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 2569 miles / 4134 kilometers / 2232 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 3295 miles / 5303 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Fort Dodge.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

How far is Fort Dodge from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2568.632 miles
• 4133.812 kilometers
• 2232.080 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
• 2562.506 miles
• 4123.953 kilometers
• 2226.757 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 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Fort Dodge is 3 hours. Fort Dodge is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 283 kg (624 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
2569
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2569

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