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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Gillette, WY (GCC)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Gillette (Fairbanks International Airport – Gillette–Campbell County Airport) is 2144 miles / 3450 kilometers / 1863 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Gillette (GCC) is 2776 miles / 4467 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Gillette–Campbell County Airport (GCC).

How far is Gillette from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2143.614 miles
  • 3449.813 kilometers
  • 1862.750 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
  • 2138.669 miles
  • 3441.854 kilometers
  • 1858.452 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 Gillette–Campbell County Airport
City: Gillette, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCC
ICAO Code: KGCC
Coordinates: 44°20′56″N, 105°32′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Gillette, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (516 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Gillette (GCC).

Distance:
2144
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2144

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